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Acanthus

Scope note

Use for the conventionalized decorative motif based on the deeply serrated and scalloped leaves and curving stems of the acanthus plant. IDO

This term has 76 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Plant
Object name

Getty AAT term number

3000164902

Broader Terms used

<plant-derived motifs>

Created

11yrs ago

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