Half Wreath. An artistically arranged wreath, bough or branch occupying only half the border circumference of a medallic item, as compared with full wreath – a complete circle of foliage – or open wreath – nearly full circle of foliage. See wreaths.
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For Artists, Makers, Collectors and Curators
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Roger W. Burdette, Editor