what does this 'splendid' describing for?

yuhilda

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chinese
In one of Pound's translated poems in the Book of Songs, he wrote:
'Look ye here on the coves of the K’i:
green bamboo glitteringly!
Of as fine grain our prince appears
as the jasper plugs in his ears
ground bright as the stars in his cap of state;
his acumen in debate
splendid, steadfast in judgement-hall
he cannot fail us
nor fall.'


For the last four lines, I can understand Pound is praising the lord's acumen and intelligence. But what does the 'splendid' describing the 'judgement hall' or the lord?

Thank you very much indeed.
 
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