Relatively small, most often dome-like, tall structure on top of a building.- Cupola
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Circular opening in the center of a dome or in a wall.
Since the revival of dome construction beginning in the Italian Renaissance, open oculi have been replaced by light-transmitting cupolas and other round windows, openings, and skylights.
Daylighting architectural element.
More elaborate dwellings of the era showed a fondness for the roof lantern, in which the humble ceiling-window design of the skylight is elaborated into a miniature glass-paneled conservatory-style roof cupola or tower.
Crewed North American railroad car coupled at the end of a freight train.
The most common caboose form in American railroad practice has a small windowed projection on the roof, called the cupola.
Architectural structure sited to take advantage of a fine or scenic view.
The actual structure can be of any form or style, including a turret, a cupola, or an open gallery.
Rooted in its history, culture and religion.
Indo-Islamic architecture style of Gujarat presages many of the architectural elements later found in Mughal architecture, including ornate mihrabs and minarets, jali (perforated screens carved in stone), and chattris (pavilions topped with cupolas).
Federally owned island in New York Harbor, situated within the U.S. states of New York and New Jersey, that was the busiest immigrant inspection and processing station in the United States.
Atop the corners of the building's central section are four towers capped by cupolas of copper cladding.
Acronym for Euskadi Ta Askatasuna , was an armed Basque nationalist and separatist terrorist organization in the Basque Country (in northern Spain and southwestern France).
The taldes were coordinated by the cúpula militar ("military cupola").
State in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Maryland to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and New Jersey and the Atlantic Ocean to its east.
Most of the boundary between Delaware and Pennsylvania was originally defined by an arc extending 12 mi from the cupola of the courthouse in the city of New Castle.
Town and civil parish in the Malvern Hills District of Worcestershire, England.
The town has a distinctive tower and copper-clad cupola – known locally as the "Pepperpot" – the only surviving remnant of the former church.
Italian polymath of the High Renaissance who was active as a painter, draughtsman, engineer, scientist, theorist, sculptor, and architect.
Leonardo was employed on many other projects for Sforza, including the preparation of floats and pageants for special occasions, and wooden model for a competition to design the cupola for Milan Cathedral (which he withdrew), and a model for a huge equestrian monument to Ludovico's predecessor Francesco Sforza.