In this quarry half-cut blocks for columns and lintels are still in place.
It is remarkable that the lintels of the doorways are of wood, known as Sapote wood.
From the foundation to the lintels of the doors, they are of a square form.
And from the marks on the lintels afterwards she had sprinkled her charge pretty 98freely.
Within the framework of the posts and lintels the form of a man could be distinguished.
For the first time we meet with lintels of stone and a doorway with carved jambs.
On the lintels, over the doorway, was frequently carved the figure of a serpent.
Underneath were heaps of rubbish, but there were no remains of lintels.
Several of these lintels, of a peculiar shape, are to be seen in the Louvre.
Steps and lintels were of marble or what must have been marble in the beginning.