||Place it on four gold-covered acacia pillars having gold hooks. [The pillars shall be] set in four silver sockets.
Venatatah otah al-arba'ah amudey shitim metsupim zahav vaveyhem zahav al-arba'ah adney-chasef.
These were one cubit by 3/4 cubit (18' x 13 1/2'), half the width of the pillars on the outside, and the exact size to fit a single base (Maaseh Choshev 3:1). Others say that these pillars were the same as the ones on the outside (Abarbanel).