¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Beyond the Linden, across the River, a little to the left stands the “Old Museum” a hansome [sic] large building square, wih an Ionic portico, large marble columns in five sections each, erected in 1824 by the great architect Schinkel whos [sic] marble lifesize [sic] statue stands on the portch [sic] at the left of the entrance.
¶ 4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 At the foot of the steps stands an immense granite basin carved from a single block. It is 22 ft in diameter and weighs 75 tons, beautifully polished. Was brought a distance of thirty miles. We sat under its cooling