Archive for the ‘Fountains’ Category

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A Trio of Unlikely Dancing Partners, a Turtle, a Dolphin, and a Carp, Appear to Be Jiggerbugging in the Reflecting Pool at Jungle Jim’s Garden Center in West Boylston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 12, 2014)

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This Goat Head Water Fountain Can Be Found at Tower Hill Botanic Gardens in Boylston, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 19,  2013)

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Water Streams From an Urn Held by a Female Figure Dressed in Flowing Robes Standing Atop the Cast Iron Rice Memorial Fountain Located on the West Brookfield Common in West Brookfield, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 16,  2017)

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A Baby Elephant Enjoys a Bath in a Fountain at Meola’s Wayside Ice Cream Stand at West Boylston, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 18, 2016)

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One of Multiple Cast Iron Lion Heads Which Stream Water From Their Open Mouths Found on the Rice Memorial Fountain Located on the West Brookfield Common in West Brookfield, MA

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The Figure of Poseidon (the Ancient Greek God of the Sea) Clutching His Trident Stands on Top of a Bronze Fountain in the Courtyard of the Salem Public Library on Essex Street in Salem MA

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A Fountain Featuring A Statue of a Slender Young Woman, Dressed in a Blouse and Shorts Pouring Water From an Urn, Seen Last August in a Lush Front Yard Garden on Pleasant Street in Spencer, MA

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A Very Unusual Combination Clock and Fountain With Various Motifs From the Italian Renaissance Including a Nubile Maiden, Wingless Putti (Naked Baby Boys), and Stylized Diving Dolphins Discovered in Front of a House on Garland Street in Worcester, MA

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A Fountain in the Form of Two Cherubs Pouring Water From an Urn Found at St. Anne Shrine in Sturbridge, MA

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Water Streams From an Urn Held by a Female Figure Dressed in Flowing Robes Standing Atop the Cast Iron Rice Memorial Fountain Located on the West Brookfield Common in West Brookfield, MA