Posts Tagged ‘Tremont Street Boston MA’

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Although It Is Rather Rare to Find Both Motifs Carved on the Same Gravestone, Here Is a Close-Up of One From the Late 17th Century Featuring Cherubs and a Winged Death Head at Granary Burying Ground Located on Tremont Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on September 15, 2019) 

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A Pair of Stylized Dolphins Found on the Crumbling Facade of the R. H. Stearns Building (Which Once Housed a Department Store, But Is Now the Home of Residential Apartments) on Tremont Street in Boston, MA  (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on July 22, 2018)

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The Laughing Face of the Mask of Comedy Glares Down From the Upper Facade of the Cutler Majestic Theatre Onto Tremont Street in Boston, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on August 10, 2018)

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A Winged Skull Motif Found Carved on a Badly Tilting Slate Gravestone From the 18th Century at Granary Burying Ground in Boston, MA

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A Winged Death Head Found Carved on an 18th Century Headstone at the Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, MA

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Although It Is Rather Rare to Find Both Motifs Carved on the Same Gravestone, Here Is a Close-Up of One From the Late 17th Century Featuring Cherubs and a Winged Death Head at Granary Burying Ground Located on Tremont Street in Boston, MA

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This Gravestone Carved With a Winged Skull (of the Woman Many People Believe Was the Original Mother Goose) Can Be Found Surrounded by Goose Feathers Planted in the Ground Around It at Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, MA

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The Mask of Drama Found on the Facade of the Cutler Majestic Theatre on Tremont Street in Boston, MA

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A Skull and Crossbones Carved on an 18th Century Slate Gravestone Found in the Granary Burying Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, MA

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The Mask of Tragedy Peers Down From the Ediface of the Cutler Majestic Theatre on Tremont Street in Boston, MA