Very, very short essays on architecture and furniture - and sometimes Philadelphia - posted every couple of weeks.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Serpents at Wayne Junction SEPTA Station
Oh so nice.
SEPTA'S poor beat up Wayne Junction Station must have been something else at one time.... These serpents most likely are the dolphins that belong to Benjamin Franklin's coat of arms. They show up all over the city. Penn's shield, or coat of arms, is a composite of Franklin's dolphins and Penn's three plates.