superfrontal

superfrontal

(ˌsuːpəˈfrʌntəl)
n
a piece of cloth placed over an altar and frontal and hanging down a few inches over the front of the altar
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The banner Lowndes designed was directly influenced by medieval and Gothic Revival altar frontals, with the top section of the Herschel banner referencing the superfrontal embroidery that hangs over the top of an altar frontal.
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