The Altar Cloth is the cloth of the Saint Altar Nicole during the Gigantomachia and Hakurei in The Lost Canvas.
In ancient Greek mythology, Ara was identified as the altar, made by the Cyclops, where the gods first made offerings and formed an alliance when they were about to fight the Titans.
According to traditional Chinese uranography, the modern constellation Ara is located within the eastern quadrant of the sky, which is symbolized as the Azure Dragon of the East.
Altar Hakurei is The Elder brother of Cancer Sage, both belong to the people of the continent of Lemuria. He and Cancer Sage led the first part of the Holy War in the XV Century.
Holy War XV Century
1496 AD:Hakurei was the Silver Saint of Altar and survivor of the previous Holy War. Its history has not been well explained. While his brother Altar Hakurei and the other saints were holding the specters just outside the sanctuary , Sage appeared and told him to stop and get the enemy to the Temple of Athena , beyond the twelve houses. Altar agreed as he had confidence in Sage and so the battle was on the steps of the Temple. Sage is presumed that at that time he was helping Athena find her cloth with which they could beat the Specters and Hades .
However when everyone believed that the victory had come, the gods Hypnos and Thanatos appeared, killing all the other saints, they only survived thanks to the powerful cosmos and the protection of their goddess.
Altar Nicole is one of the strongest silver saints and made her first appearance in Gigantomachia.
Altar Nicole played the role of patriarch, so ordered by the goddess Athena during the Gigantomachy.
She is one of the Silver saints who Athena considered a Sage at the Sanctuary, and in Particular has vast knowledge in astronomy. She also serves as a substitute to the Pope after the vacuum left by the defeat of Gemini Saga.