Interior Scallop Shell
The Interior Scallop Shell was used as a water basin in the form of a shallow dish and as a decorative background for vases and busts. It was extensively used during the later Renaissance.
Keywordsshell, Scallop, vases, interior, water basin, shallow dish, busts, late Renaissance, late renascence
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Meyer, Franz Sales Handbook of Ornament (New York, NY: The Bruno Hessling Company, 1904)