The chandelier and mantelpieces, I then saw, were dressed with flowers.
He had called to modify his agents letter about the mantelpieces.
Upon the tables and mantelpieces, the dust had settled inches thick.
Mrs. Peterkin was sure she could not step up on their mantelpieces at home.
Swords and coats of mail decorated the mantelpieces in the school and the latest methods of warfare were studied.
The latter are largely quarried in the neighbourhood of Bath, and used for mantelpieces and the stone facings of windows.
The dados, which are being designed at home, are to be of carved wood, most of them; mantelpieces to match.
I am out of conceit with the tinting of the drawing-room ceiling, and—and several of the mantelpieces are hideous.
These photographs not only hang on the walls but they swarm in frames about the mantelpieces and the occasional tables.
Valuable clocks were left on mantelpieces, and other things that usually go in an ordinary burglary were not disturbed.