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  5. Furnishings (hierarchy name)
  6. furnishings (works)
  7. [furnishings by form or function]
  8. furniture
  9. [furniture by form or function]
  10. seating furniture
  11. single seating furniture
  12. chairs (furniture forms)
  13. [chairs by function]
  14. ceremonial chairs
  15. sedilia
Scope note
Series of seats, usually three in number, or a bench, and rarely only one seat, either movable or recessed in the wall and crowned with canopies, pinnacles, and other enrichments, usually placed on the south side of the choir near the altar for the officiating clergy: celebrant, deacon, and sub-deacon.
Accepted term: 22-Jul-2024