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A crocket (or, croquet) is a hook-shaped decorative element common in Gothic architecture. The name derives from the diminutive of the French croc, meaning "hook", due to the resemblance of crockets to a bishop's crosier.
- All Souls College – Oxford
- Canterbury Cathedral
- Notre Dame Cathedral – Paris
- León Cathedral – León, Spain
- Duke Chapel
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- Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Crocket". Encyclopædia Britannica. 7 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 477.
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