The sloping moldings of a pediment.
The cornice on the sloping sides of a pediment.
Much like a cornice, a raking cornice is any projection from the edge of a wall, but a raking cornice is any cornice, which is not perfectly horizontally oriented. (Hartt)
The cornice along the sloping upper edge of a pediment.
the form created by the two cornices which slant upward to meet the ridge beam of a building [image