Cornice is a word that applies to any molding that creates a boxlike frame around a ceiling, a window, either furniture or a roofline.
Jeannie Balsam Interiors
This cornice tops a closet with easy crown molding.
The cornice with this window may conceal a roller blind or even a Roman shade.
Stephens Fine Homes Ltd
The cornice of the home suits its modern design.
A media cabinet has an elaborate carved-wood and fluted cornice.
Modern use of the word”cornice” contains boxes that home window treatments, though they’re not made with typical crown molding.
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