National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

Posted by ginger On Thursday, December 06, 2012

One of my favorite parts of the National Ornamental Metal Museum in Memphis was the gate:
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

Cornstalk fence, cast by Wood and Perot Ironworks of Philadelphia:
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis
...and if you're thinking, "like the Cornstalk Hotel in the Quarter?" then yes.

'Quilts on a Line' by Greely Myatt:
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

The Friendship Bridge, concept by Manfred Bredohl:
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

Inside one of the buildings was this exhibit by Albert Paley:
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

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Across the street, Indian mounds -- on lower left-hand side, those bricks are the entrance to what was made an ammunition vault at Fort Pickering :
National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis

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More of Greely Myatt's work at City Hall in Memphis:
Greely Myatt Quilt Surround


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