Memorials

Structures built to preserve the memory of beings or events. For other objects created, issued, or worn to commemorate persons or events, use "commemoratives.".

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245
Names
memorial
memorials
commemorations
gedenktekens Dutch
gedenkteken Dutch
memoriales Spanish
monumento conmemorativo Spanish

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Structures built to preserve the memory of beings or events. For other objects created, issued, or worn to commemorate persons or events, use "commemoratives."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006956. The J. Paul Getty Trust.