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Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845. / The American builder's companion; or, A new system of architecture: particularly adapted to the present style of building in the United States of America
(1806)

Plate 3 [Tuscan order],   pp. 12-Plate 3 ff.


Page 12


To7ae prpfinthe Tuscan order on a sup*th    iid  Sh ine
    to the Iight oftheoetabhu            M-a eesais tequrdm iie~k
    into  t~n prtsone of which is the diameter, of. the  hu   gv
height of-the pedestal two diameters *and ffenmntsvttio
entablature the sam   heg -ht  ifA th:*it~idon aeuplth  All the muL
           hipandpati f te uscn; ~oicIonc;Cornthanand Compositeores
      areflgr~dfto~ ascae o sityparts, or minutesmd on thedimero
their respective columns: see the scale .a, .c on ;the. TuscaA olumn, wIchi
first divided into, twelve parts, vand  ne i to five, and those prst
be given to the mbuldingi in height -and prjcioa figured Ontheplte
     The cohn diinihesten minuttes as is figrdons the plae
                         if   4t   OnA Su            the mould.
entablature the aame h6ig t, as- lb-cy-           All
      &.'_-_bf i&Tkin           !gateway and Composite orders',
                                    mutts     on
         fivm- a   Of                             the  ROM
their respecave columns: 6ee the scale ..a, -t onthe T uscxsi
first divided M'to, twelve parts, and o,    five, and those p=s to
IaMigi*ento, the      in heigk and Twjection,, Wred O'   plate.
                    ten: uttes as  guron the:P*


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