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puh la ster

  • n  a rectangular column that usually projects about a third of its width from the wall to which it is attached

  • In Germany, the Bauhaus scrapped pilaster, pediment and ornaments and created buildings with flat roofs and walls of glass.
  • Close by, below the southern corner of the portico at Zadok's tomb, and underneath the pilaster in the exedras, a vessel of incense in pine wood and a vessel of incense in cassia .
  • Goethe's stern commandment"the pilaster is a lie"was no longer a sufficient rallying cry as it had been for Mies's generation, and the man who had done so much in the cause .
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  • 12:30p.m. - 2:00p.m. — 132 Mejor Lado, Eldorado West
    Newly completed by Aram Farber! Lit pilaster entry to lovely open-plan, split bedroom design, coved viga ceilings, large study. Sweeping mountain views, paved cul-de-sac, nat. gas & community water. $565,000. MLS 201305092. (3 br, 2 ba, West on Avenida Eldorado, left on Ave de Compadres, right on paved Mejor Lado, right into the cul-de-sac.) Fred Raznick 505-577-0143 Santa Fe Properties.
    April 5, 2014 - Santa Fe New Mexican

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