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SUBJECT motifs
TYPE AAT
REFERENCE ID 300009700
NOTES Use for distinct or separable design elements, usually decorative, whether occurring singly as individual shapes. Distinguish from "patterns (design elements)" which are ornamental designs composed of repeated or combined motifs.
HIERARCHY Physical Attributes Facet>Design Elements>motifs
CHILDREN anthemion; festoons (plant-derived motifs); geometric motifs; putti; rosettes (motifs)

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