The Bendix Collection offers a wide variety of capitals and plinths for your architectural needs. These gorgeously carved plinths and capitals are the perfect way to make your architectural columns stand out in your home design. These can also be used as a pedestal for a vase or statue. There are many different shapes, sizes, and designs to choose from that can fit with tradition, shaker, or ornate styles.
Dating back to ancient Greece, these plinths and capitals have held many roles as part of the support system for large buildings and homes. The designs that are applied in these items have continued to stay relatively the same as they are such a traditional and historical style. The capitals that are applied to the top of the column for decoration and to add extra width at the top for more support. The plinths that are applied at the bottom of the columns are typically adorned with a carving for decoration and are also wider to provide more support.
While the typical use for these plinths and capitals is to support architectural columns, they can also be used as pedestals for your artwork. These wonderful items are multi-purposeful and are great for decoration while being structurally sound for load bearing applications. However you choose to use these, these beautiful pieces are sure to make your home stand out.
Not only are these capitals and plinths beautiful and purposeful, they are also easy to use and install. Simply attach them to the top or bottom of your column with finishing nails and voila! A gorgeous new looks to your architectural column. Perhaps you want to use one for a beautiful pedestal for a vase or piece of artwork. Take the Small Pilaster Base, part # 892030 for example. This amazingly detailed base would be perfect for either use. It would provide the support necessary for a column and has the beautiful detail needed to be a pedestal for your art. Whatever use you choose; the Bendix Collection is sure to have something to fit your needs. Check out our collection now!