Day 234

The bottom half

August 20th, 2012

of this baby. The beehive in the tympanum above the door symbolizes industry and thrift, and is a motif often found on older banks in the city. The most notable feature of this building (in my opinion, anyway) is its seriously squiggled column and wall sections (closer view here), which predate Keith Haring's work by more than a century.

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