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Acanthus

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The notched leaf of the Mediterranean acanthus, easy to stylize and evoking classicism, is a motif repeated in various eras and for many styles. The acanthus lends itself to a scroll form and is familiar in wall friezes and fireplace panels and in the wallpaper and fabric designs of William Morris.

Acanthus

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