Cenotaphs

A funerary monument that does not contain the deceased's remains.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
880
Names
cenotaph
cenotaphs
cenotafen Dutch
cenotaaf Dutch
cénotaphes French
cénotaphe French
cenotafi Italian
cenotafio Italian
cenotafios Spanish

More Definitions

Sepulchral monuments erected to a person or persons buried elsewhere.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007027. The J. Paul Getty Trust.