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Examples from the Web for half relief
One of them, in the middle, was in full relief, the other two in half-relief.Arts and Crafts Essays
Next, he made the little baptismal font of S. Giovanni, wherein are certain scenes in half-relief from the life of that Saint.
All round the circumference of each bowl were figures in half-relief, representing a woman dancing.King--of the Khyber Rifles
And for a chapel in the Consolazione, at Rome, he made three figures of marble in half-relief.
It was carved in half-relief, a full-length figure life-size, stretched out on a ledge of natural rock.Mexico