On this page you can download a free 3D model of the Greek fret design that can serve as a decorative element for rectangular horizontal surfaces of furniture components, façade, or the like.

The famous Greek fret (key) pattern has served as the inspiration for creating this 3D model, being one of the most used decorative patterns throughout human history.

If you need  2D patterns of ancient Greek fret patterns, you can find them in the Ancient Greek Ornaments category of our website.


Horizontal 3D Fret Design
3D model category
3D CAD software used for modeling

Rhino 3D

Available NURBS and BREP file formats

.stp (Standardized 3D graphic exchange file format) - Solid 3D model;  .3dm (Rhinoceros software native file format) - Surface 3D model


The model is simplified because it has no radii and sidewall taper.

This 3D Fret design is under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

If you need a 2D version of Greek fret designs on the basis of which this 3D fret design has been modeled, it can be downloaded in .dwg file format below.


Submitted by Ceh Jan