The upper member of a column, pilaster, door cornice, molding, or fireplace
The upper member of a column, pilaster, door cornice, molding, and the like.
Upper member of an entrance, wainscot, partition or pilaster; (also cap trim, wainscot cap, dado moulding, chair rail cap); top portion, above the fluted area, of a pilaster; (also capital).
The culminating stone at the top of a column or pilaster, often richly carved.
A contraction of capital, meaning an upper case character.
The upper half of the top plate in wood frame walls and partitions.