Inspired by a terra cotta artifact
Newark, New Jersey
~ I present ~
Leaf block Nr leaf-block
hand-pressed terracotta by Randall
Randall is an art scholarship recipient of Iowa Central Community College.
Clients are able to purchase this design in hand pressed terracotta for wall decoration, garden or incorporating into a brick wall in new construction in a variety of finishes.
Photo of the block after firing in the kiln
Photo of two block after firing in the kiln
SIZE: Nominal 6-3/4" high by 6-3/4" wide, 1-1/2" deep.
HISTORY of the design
This is a very attractive frieze block design that originated on the facade of a circa 1880s era mansion of sorts in Newark NJ, the design repeated horizontally along the facade using multiple copies of the design with the stem of the leaf alternating left and right.