columns at Sakkara are mainly of two types - fasciculated, in
imitation of a bundle of reeds, and fluted, which may imitate
bundles of long narrow reeds or thicker reeds cleft down the
middle. The second type are seen in the "Little Temple."
while above, in the rebuilt entrance to the colonnade, are splendid
specimens of the fasciculated columns first erected nearly 5000
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