altar screen


Definition of altar screen

: a screen at the back of a church altar : reredos

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First Known Use of altar screen

circa 1755, in the meaning defined above

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“Altar screen.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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