And the whole house he overlaid with gold, until he had finished all the house: also the whole altar that was
by the oracle he overlaid with gold.
And within the oracle he made two cherubims of
olive tree, each
ten cubits high.
And five cubits was
the one wing of the cherub, and five cubits the other wing of the cherub: from the uttermost part of the one wing unto the uttermost part of the other were
And the other cherub was
ten cubits: both the cherubims were
of one measure and one size.
The height of the one cherub was
ten cubits, and so was it
of the other cherub.
And he set the cherubims within the inner house: and they stretched forth the wings of the cherubims, so that the wing of the one touched the one
wall, and the wing of the other cherub touched the other wall; and their wings touched one another in the midst of the house.
And he overlaid the cherubims with gold.
And he carved all the walls of the house round about with carved figures of cherubims and palm trees and open flowers, within and without.
And the floor of the house he overlaid with gold, within and without.
And for the entering of the oracle he made doors of
olive tree: the lintel and
side posts were
a fifth part of the wall
The two doors also were of
olive tree; and he carved upon them carvings of cherubims and palm trees and open flowers, and overlaid them
with gold, and spread gold upon the cherubims, and upon the palm trees.
So also made he for the door of the temple posts of
olive tree, a fourth part of the wall