Terra Cotta: Dancing Dolphins

Reviewed by:
Rosemary Thornton
Made of terra cotta, this door arch dates back to the first years of the 20th Century. Dancing dolphins accent the piece with its tall keystone and naturally-aged patina.

Salvaged from a demolished Chicago structure, this is one of several ornamental terra cotta pieces offered for sale.

  • Terracotta arched frieze with dolphin and floral design is priced at $1,400 (September 2006).
  • Dimensions: 47" wide x 31" tall x 6-1/4" deep.
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