Presenting a collection of St. Louis bricks, sidewalk markers, and the Fleur-de-lis as architectural detail on and in city buildings, brick collecting, urban exploration, and my life by Christian Herman. Reporting from Tower Grove South in St. Louis, MO.
Art Deco Apartment Building w/ 'Sponge Brick'
View of the corner, The brick is one color on the face and another on the end: Each door has a lead glass window of the rising or setting sun to greet residents when they leave or come home. The hand painted numbers were fired not applied.