Archive for the ‘Planters’ Category

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The Bearded Face of a Man (or, Perhaps, an Unidentified Greek or Roman God) Stares Out From a Large Brass Urn in Front of a Brownstone on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 12, 2015)

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An Angel with Coins in Her Outstretched Palms Emerges From a Terra Cotta Planter in Front of a House on Brown Street in Salem, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 3, 2018)

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A Surprisingly Anatomically Correct Depiction of Cupid, the Roman God of Love and Desire, Seen (Without His Signature Bow and Arrows) on a Large Black Cast Iron Planter Along the Side of Main Street in Southbridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 8, 2016)

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A Woman’s Face Peers Out From a Cast Iron Planter Along the Side of Main Street in Southbridge, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on May 8, 2016)

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The Face of a Lion Peers Down From a Vine-Covered Urn Upon Top of the Wall That Surrounds the Harvard University Campus on Harvard Street in Cambridge, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 7, 2017)

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A Weathered Polychrome Plaster Planter in the Form of a Mexican Burro Seen Standing on the Lawn of a Home on Main Street in Worcester, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on February 13, 2016)

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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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The Snarling Face of a Lion Seen on a Cast Iron Planter on Hamilton Street in Southbridge, MA

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A Human Skeleton Emerges From a Large Pot of Chrysanthemums on the Concrete Stoop of a Brick House on Longfellow Road in Worcester, MA

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An Angel with Coins in Her Outstretched Palms Emerges From a Terra Cotta Planter in Front of a House on Brown Street in Salem, MA