altar frontal


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altar frontal

An ornamental hanging or panel for the front of an altar.
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I then drew the pattern - blocked out into 200 squares that had to be drawn to a much larger scale on a huge piece of paper 200cms x 110cms - the measurement of the altar frontal.
That explains the rather surprising fact that, despite the broad title, half of the essays concentrate on Danish altar frontals.
They have even borrowed a special poppy-inspired altar frontal produced by Lancashire artist, Lizzie Wall.
The altar frontal has been removed to reveal a rickety old table, clothed only with worn cloths which have been used in the creation of the piece, and a jar containing water and the dust from the floor, in front of the Cross.
February 18 - Altar frontal design competition, Liverpool Cathedral
Jacquie Binns The Phoenix Altar Frontal All Hallows by the Tower, London
Laura Phythian and Hannah Thompson, both 16, of St Hilda's high Sefton Park, Laura Walters, 15, of Archbishop Blanch, Kensington, and Tessa Moon, 10, of St Luke's primary, Crosby, won a competition to create an altar frontal for the chapel.
One Canadian religious order sent images of an altar frontal, hand-stitched a century ago and a rich, purple Lenten chasuble.
The pall is a richly embroidered altar frontal from the 15th century, the ancient Buckland Bowl was once a bridal bowl, and the east window was fine glass from the end of the 15th century.
Girls in the Rainbows, Brownies and Guides joined to create an altar frontal for the church, which will be used at parade services.
The second piece is an altar frontal showing the Virgin and Child on gold cloth utilizing much gold thread.
There is a new altar frontal at the Cathedral for the Christmas season - designed by the artistic director, Sister Anthony and her helpers - conveying the message of this and every Christmas.