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Lions, Green Man and Putti
at Church Street, Stoke
Location: Sculpture and panels on the fašade of Lion's furnishing shop, Church Street, Stoke
Date of installation: c.1890-1910
This three storey building has several decorative panels
Above the shop frontage are four large ornamental upright seated lions.
The two central lions face out from the building, the lions on the corners look away from the building.
Of ceramic appearance, there are four large ornamental upright seated lions.
central panel depicting a Green Man face surrounding by foliate decoration
detail at top of building
panels with the heads of a pair of putti
panels with the heads of a pair of putti appears above the left and right hand windows
Photos: Feb 2006
Part of work
Putti x 2
Plaster?, painted white 30cm high x 30cm wide x 15cm deep approx
Plaster/ ceramic?, coloured green and gold, gloss finish 180cm high x 60cm wide x 707cm deep approx
Green man panel
Plaster?, painted white 60cm high x 250cm wide x 15cm deep approx
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22 February 2006