Two of the biggest, sir, stood in the adytum to form the baldachin over the Ark.
"Sixes and Sevens" by O. Henry
The bed loomed mysteriously in one corner with its baldachin of Gobelin tapestry.
"The Last Hope" by Henry Seton Merriman
The members of the council took their places on the dais beneath the baldachin, and in the midst of them sat Augustus Zwirina.
"Pretty Michal" by Mór Jókai
According to the Hebrew ritual, the marriage was performed on the highroad, under a spreading baldachin.
"Black Forest Village Stories" by Berthold Auerbach
The litter stopped before a baldachin under which was an ebony throne on an elevation.
"The Pharaoh and the Priest" by Alexander Glovatski
Those of the goddess whose shrine was beneath the pile
Of the God with the baldachined altar overhead:
"And what did you get by raising this nave and aisle
Close on the site of the temple I tenanted?
"Aquae Sulis" by Thomas Hardy