It is of early date, cruciform in its plan, and the crossing surmounted by a good early tower and spire of octangular form.
The majority of the columns at Anarajapoora are of dressed stone, octangular and of extremely graceful proportions.
This octangular tower stands quite by itself, and commands a magnificent and extensive view over Botany Bay.
About seventy years ago, those towers were pulled down, and rebuilt in their present octangular form.
It consisted of three octangular compartments, each supported by eight slender columns.
The two conspirators found Louis seated in a cabinet, which, being placed in one of the towers, partook of its octangular form.
Its form is octangular, having a strong butment at each angle, surmounted with pinnacles.
The top of the cake represented an octangular fountain, ornamented with a number of small vases, filled with miniature bouquets.
The chapter-house, part of which is standing, was of an octangular shape, and highly decorated.
Another, of the same material, is set with an octangular bloodstone, with a circular turquoise on each side.