It has been guessed that they formed centres for a coffered ceiling, and there is nothing to negative the conjecture.
Both the portico and the cella no doubt had a coffered ceiling.
The ceilings of the aisles are coffered and sustain heavy gold bosses, which enrich the gorgeous effect of their strong colour.
Above this is a band of Venetian-Gothic leaves, and in the coffered ceiling are rosettes.
This vault, considerably lower than the passage arches, is semicircular and coffered.
A small painting is featured in the center of the coffered ceiling.
He crossed his big hands with an air of Christian resignation, and looked up at the panels of the coffered ceiling.
Then, in the dining-room, those same eyes rested on the coffered ceiling and the portraits and the wide mullioned lattice.
All the roofs are in wood, with coffered ceilings richly decorated in gold and colour.
The chief defect of the coffered Renaissance ceiling is the lack of this predominating part.