31 On the inside of the stand there was an opening that had a circular frame one cubita deep. This opening was round, and with its basework it measured a cubit and a half.b Around its opening there was engraving. The panels of the stands were square, not round.

Read 1 Kings 7:31 Using Other Translations

And the mouth of it within the chapiter and above was a cubit: but the mouth thereof was round after the work of the base, a cubit and an half: and also upon the mouth of it were gravings with their borders, foursquare, not round.
Its opening was within a crown that projected upward one cubit. Its opening was round, as a pedestal is made, a cubit and a half deep. At its opening there were carvings, and its panels were square, not round.
The top of each cart had a rounded frame for the basin. It projected 1 feet above the cart’s top like a round pedestal, and its opening was 2 feet across; it was decorated on the outside with carvings of wreaths. The panels of the carts were square, not round.