romayne work

noun, often capitalized R
ro·mayne work | \(ˈ)rō¦mān-\

Definition of romayne work 

: the ornamentation of furniture with carved medallions, knobs, or finials in the form of human or grotesque heads found especially in 17th century England

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History and Etymology for romayne work

probably from French romaine, feminine of romain Roman

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