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1 Reredos.

2 Embroidered cloth suspended over the rear of an altar.

3 Ornamental hanging suspended at the backs of sedilia or elsewhere at the sides of a chancel.

4 Stall with a back to it, as in a Collegiate church or cathedral.

5 High wainscoting or panelling in a room.

Subjects: Architecture.


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