laurel wreath, garnishment, ribbon, garniture, trimming, embroidery, medal, elaboration, beautiful, trim, ornament, decoration, adornment, medallion, palm, embellishment.
In earlier times many beautiful articles of personal ornamentation
were made of brass and even of iron.
Were this horn totally without a history or a tradition connected with it, its elaborate and peculiar character of ornamentation
would render it an object of interest and value.
consisted of a series of straight lines made by a sharp- pointed instrument and by impressions of the finger nails or string, often revealing much skill and artistic workmanship.