What is the meaning of the furniture term Festooon?

Festoon refers to a decorative motif or design often seen in furniture or interior design. It consists of a decorative element, typically in the form of a curved or looped shape, such as a garland or ribbon, hanging or draping in a swag-like manner. Festoons are often used to embellish the edges, borders, or top of furniture pieces, such as chairs, beds, mirrors, or cabinets, adding an ornamental touch to the overall design. Scalloplike series of loops, such as a rope, drapery, chain of flowers, painted or carved for decoration.
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