bonnet top

noun

Definition of bonnet top

: a broken-arch top in cabinet furniture and doorheads common between 1730 and 1780 with the break extending the entire depth of the top and the center often ornamented with a bust or urn and the corners with urns

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“Bonnet top.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bonnet%20top. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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