The Manuscript Codex * Textual Indicators, Decorative Forms and Decorative Techniques
QUATREFOIL

A flower-like shape with four lobes reminiscent of a four-leaf clover. Sometimes this can be found as one of the elements making up the design of borders in the decoration of bindings.
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Mevlana Museum 1043

 

 

AUTHORS: PAUL HEPWORTH AND KARIN SCHEPER