Recent Examples of cupola from the Web
Dilbeck would take creative liberties with mismatched chimneys, add dovecotes to the roofline, and insert turrets and cupolas discreetly into the facade — an idea that runs counter to contemporary use of turrets.
Now, the Russian Airborne Forces plan on using the new Bakhcha-UPDS multi-cupola parachute system to drop BMDs with paratroopers already inside.
Zoning officials have endorsed the bank's plans for the building, which is to have a distinctive cupola up top and a display area that will reflect some of the history of the St. Matthews area, the Courier-Journal previously reported.
Other characteristics are tall narrow windows, often plus a tower or cupola that’s square.
That lighthouse, in Sitka, was located in the cupola of the Baranof Castle.
Two of the cabooses have cupolas, which offer up-in-the-trees vistas of the forest.
Building exteriors frequently featured stone carvings, towers, cupolas, and grand entryways designed to create an impression of schools as civic monuments rather than just utilitarian structures.
But just hours later, half the cupola came crashing down.
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