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The inverted piece at the lower end of the stilt or handle should be nine angulas
long , two broad , and one and a half thick . The mould - board should be twenty -
four angulas long , and its height above the beam , five . Let a head be ...
The upper part of the shaft , about one and a half diameters below the capital ,
being divided into twenty - four parts , three are given to the collarino with its fillet
, three to the ovolo , three to the lower collarino , five to the lower torus with its ...
Above these again is the lower collarino , in height about a quarter of a diameter ,
then the ornament called cumb'ha , which is half a diameter high and projects as
much ; next the upper collarino , a little less than the lower one ; next the ...
This affinity between the columns of India and of Rome and Greece is so striking ,
that one would be apt to ascribe it to something more than mere chance , but
there are other columns in the Indian architecture , not only one diameter lower ...
In the lower story is placed the statue of the god whose name the temple bears ;
in the upper that of Ranganát'ha * recumbently , and in the third that of
Paravásudéva , * sitting under the canopy of a cobra de capello . of a cobra de
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Ram Raz: Essay on the Architecture of the Hindús / by Rám Ráz. - London : Parker, 1834. - xiv, 64 S. : Ill. - (Oriental Translation Fund) Die bibliographische Beschreibung im Haupteintrag ist unzureichend und irreführend.