7 and onyx stones and other gems to be mounted on the ephod and breastpiece.
8 “Then have them make a sanctuary for me, and I will dwell among them.
9 Make this tabernacle and all its furnishings exactly like the pattern I will show you.

The Ark

10 “Have them make an arka of acacia wood—two and a half cubits long, a cubit and a half wide, and a cubit and a half high.b
References for Exodus 25:10
    • Ÿ 25:10 - That is, a chest
    •   25:10 - That is, about 3 3/4 feet long and 2 1/4 feet wide and high or about 1.1 meters long and 68 centimeters wide and high; similarly in verse 17
      11 Overlay it with pure gold, both inside and out, and make a gold molding around it.
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      12 Cast four gold rings for it and fasten them to its four feet, with two rings on one side and two rings on the other.
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      13 Then make poles of acacia wood and overlay them with gold.
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      14 Insert the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark to carry it.
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      15 The poles are to remain in the rings of this ark; they are not to be removed.
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      16 Then put in the ark the tablets of the covenant law, which I will give you.
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      17 “Make an atonement cover of pure gold—two and a half cubits long and a cubit and a half wide.
      References for Exodus 25:17