Archive for the ‘Faces’ Category

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The Likeness of the Wealthy Eccentric Phineas Gardner Wright Carved in Stone Above the Locations and Dates of His Birth and Death and the Cryptic Inscription “Going But Know Not Where” on His Monument Found at Grove Street Cemetery in Putnam, CT (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 11, 2019)

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A Weather-Worn Lion’s Head Spotted Up High on the Brick Office Building That Once Housed Shack’s Clothing Store on Main Street in Downtown Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 22, 2019)

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A Close-Up of the Head of a Dragon Carved in Stone on the Facade of the Historic Burrage House on the Corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Hereford Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on March 8, 2020)

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A Human Face Hidden on a Handle of a Plaster Urn Found in an Alley off South Main Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 9, 2016)

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A Metallic Bust of a Lycanthrope (Better Known as a Werewolf) Seen on Display at the International Cryptozoology Museum in Portland, Maine (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 30, 2019)

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The Visage of a Monstrous Green Man (a Face Consisting of or Surrounded by Foliage) Juts Out From the Facade of the Burnside Building Located on Main Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on April 4, 2018)

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This Cast-Iron Face of a Woman Is Seen Protruding From the Base of the Drinking Fountain on the West Brookfield Town Common (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 26, 2017)


“I Can’t Get This Out of My Head”, by Carl D. Jara of Ohio, Was Awarded Fifth Place in This Year’s Master Sand Sculpting Competition at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 9, 2017)

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Just One of a Multitude of Faces (Is It My Imagination, or Does She Actually Look a Lot Like a Muppet?) That Can Be Found on the Fabulously Elaborate Facade of the Boston Opera House Located on Washington Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 26, 2017)

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A Bearded Face Carved Into a Large Chunk of Weathered Wood Found on the Grounds of Yak Arts International Gallery in Orleans, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 26, 2018)