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A female figure supporting an astragal-ovolo-abacus capital arrangement is a caryatid. The most famous of these Greek column designs is taken from the Erectheum in Athens (450 B.C.). A female figure with a basket or other capital form is a canephora. Male figures are either Atlas or Telamon figures. See also Persian and term.

Erectheum - Greece (440 B.C.)
Anger - France
Château de Blois - France (1500)
Louvre - Paris - France
Parc Güell - Gaudi - Barcelona - Spain
Hadrian's Villa - Italy (126 AD)
Château Chenonceau - France (1504)