Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
All these were of costly stones, according to the measures of hewed stones, sawed with saws, within and without, even from the foundation unto the coping, and so on the outside toward the great court.
1 Kings 7:10
The foundation was of costly stones, even large stones, stones of ten cubits and stones of eight cubits.
1 Kings 5:17
Then the king commanded, and they quarried great stones, costly stones, to lay the foundation of the house with cut stones.