Sentence Examples with the word hewn

Darkyn was a head shorter than Kris and wider, his steady gaze and roughly hewn features reminding him of Rhyn.

A Doric colonnade with a double row of columns was found to have extended along the base of the Acropolis for a distance of 54 yds.; behind it in a chamber hewn in the rock is the sacred well mentioned by Pausanias.

Some remains of the town walls still exist, and also two ancient bridges, both belonging to the Via Clodia, and many tombs hewn in the rock - small chambers imitating the architectural forms of houses, with beams and rafters represented in relief.

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But the idol in this Sivite temple was only a tall block or pillar of hewn stone, of a familiar kind.

The remains of the acropolis fortifications are very interesting, including roads and ditches hewn in the rock; but beyond ruins of two churches and a fine tower built by Thoros I.

Jenn set Talia back in her roughly hewn bassinet and rifled through the trunk containing the family's possessions.

It has steps hewn in it, and has a cleft.

Of large hewn stones from the Roman Pomaria.

One smote the threshold with an axe, another with a pestle, the third swept it with a broom - three symbols of culture (for trees were hewn down with the axe, grain pounded with the pestle, and the fruits of the field swept up with the broom) which Silvanus could not endure.

Above the town, an artificial dike constructed of large blocks of hewn stone is thrown across the opening of the former.