Stone banisters are the most common part of traditional buildings in our country. No matter corridors, bridges, flower ponds, gardens, pavilions, terraces, etc., they must be fenced to avoid danger. Especially in garden architecture, stone-carved railings are the most indispensable. They can block and protect and separate different areas; they will not cut off the connection between the areas. The carved patterns on the railings also embellish the environment. The role of. There are many kinds of materials for railings in traditional Chinese architecture, and wood and stone are the most commonly used. Early appeared as wooden railings, while stone railings appeared in the Sui and Tang dynasties. By the Song Dynasty, stone banisters were common.