Origin of sarcophagus
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Tall iron gates between the arches enclose the graves, which are marked with massive sarcophagi of Scotch granite.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
A marble lattice-work, six feet high, surrounding the two sarcophagi, is a masterpiece of art.
The interior is filled with sarcophagi, in which lie the remains either of relations or favourite ministers of the Sultan Akbar.
In adjoining halls, under plain sarcophagi, rest the remains of several wives and children of the Emperor Humaione.
The same may be said of the sarcophagi in the principal temple, which is hewn out of a block of fine white marble.