large image of Spring 2001 cover

Lucy Shoe Meritt 27, Ph.D. 35, uses a template to measure the profile of the base moulding of a column on the east porch of the Erechtheum in Athens. (From Profiles of Greek Mouldings, Lucy T. Shoe, 1936.) Border: "egg and dart" decorated Greek moulding, at first painted on white marble in polychrome (the actual colors are disputed) and later carved in deep relief.