Leave the tripod in my care until we get an answer.
"We have here a very beautiful tripod," they said.
So they carried the tripod to the governor, and each told his story.
These three bases of knowledge were known as the "tripod" of the empirics.
When he heard that some men had come to Corinth with a very costly golden tripod, he had them brought before him.
One tripod thus affords a firm base of support while the legs of the other tripod are brought forward to their new positions.
A tripod of silver dedicated by Entemena to his god is now in the Louvre.
Cornelius Sulla for the payment of his soldiers; Nero removed no fewer than 500 bronze statues from the sacred precincts; Constantine the Great enriched his new city by the sacred tripod and its support of intertwined snakes dedicated by the Greek cities after the battle of Plataea.
The student must therefore resort to what may be called a tripod of evidence, derived from the available facts of embryology, comparative anatomy and palaeontology.
At an early period Halicarnassus was a member of the Doric Hexapolis, which included Cos, Cnidus, Lindus, Camirus and Ialysus; but one of the citizens, Agasicles, having taken home the prize tripod which he had won in the Triopian games instead of dedicating it according to custom to the Triopian Apollo, the city was cut off from the league.
On it once stood the gold tripod dedicated to Apollo as a tenth of the spoils.
The most usual attributes of Apollo were the lyre and the bow; the tripod especially was dedicated to him as the god of prophecy.
But it held a beautiful golden tripod that was worth more than a thousand fishes.
So, with his own hands he carried the golden tripod to the little house where Thales lived.
So the governor called two of his trusted officers and told them to carry the tripod to Priene and offer it to Bias.
"I have heard all about that tripod," he said, "and I know why you are carrying it from one place to another.
When not moving, they often assume a perfectly upright position, the tail aiding the two hind-legs to form a tripod, and the front-limbs dangling by the side of the chest.
Whereupon he seized the oracular tripod, and so entered upon a contest with Apollo, which Zeus stopped by sending a flash of lightning between the combatants.
After chewing the sacred bay and drinking of the spring Cassotis, which was conducted into the temple by artificial channels, she took her seat on the sacred tripod in the inner shrine.
She saw the camera in the sand, one of the tripod legs two feet shorter than the other two.