kneeler

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Construction

  • The pattern-breaking stone or brick at the point where a normal masonry wall changes and begins to form the curve or angle of an arch or vault.
  • In a gable, the sloped-top, level-bedded stone which supports the inclined coping.
  • Ecclesiastical furnishing that may be provided for kneeling in a pew. May be attached to the frontal or to the back of the pew.
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