scamillus

noun
sca·​mil·​lus | \ skəˈmiləs\
plural -es

Definition of scamillus

: a second plinth below the base of an Ionic or Corinthian column usually without moldings and of smaller size horizontally than the pedestal

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History and Etymology for scamillus

Latin, literally, little bench, diminutive of scamnum bench, stool

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