The original Nauvoo Temple was the first temple to have an Angel Moroni on the top. Differing from the vertical angels atop most temples in modern times, the original angel was horizontal. He was meant to be a depiction of Revelations 14:6, with a trumpet pressed to his lips and an open Book of Mormon in the other hand (representing the restored gospel). The original angel is dressed in long robes that reach to his ankles and a round cap similar to those worn by priests in the temple during Biblical times.
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