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FSE Casket Parts Nomenclature

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Casket Parts Nomenclature
Inside Lid Flange
Bridge
Overlay Skirt
Also called the Apron, a component part of the throw, which extends downward into the casket
Apron
Also called the Overlay Skirt, a component part of the throw, which extends downward into the casket
Overlay
Crown
Fish tail
OGEE
a double curve, like an elongated letter S.
Top of Frame
Corner
Tip
Ear
Lug
Arm
Handel
Base Molding
Extendover
Pillow Box
Pillow Top
Fold
Interior Panel
Pie
Cap
Body Panels
Shell
The componet parts that compose the cap (lid) and body of the casket
Body
That portion of the casket shell containing the top body molding, body panels, base molding and casket bottom