mass ave

One of the things I miss most when encountering brand new commercial buildings is the lack of little surprises and details like those found on iron front  façades. This example, found on Massachusetts Avenue never fails to captivate.

iron columns

iron columns

Can’t help wondering how many people have walked under these arches or stopped to admire the detail at the top of the columns.

What architectural elements captivate you?

One response to “Friday Favorite: Decorative Iron”

  1. basil berchekas jr says:

    grew up shopping and visiting this area since I was a “kid”, having grown up east of here. Must stay with this blog!

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