Lava Stone

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Fiumefreddo Di Sicilia - Arts and Monuments - The Castle of The Slaves
... The entrance to the castle is an iron gate, mounted in an arch of lava stone closed by a mascaron that is surmounted by a shell, a common element in the best Catanese Baroque of that period ... The ground floor has a large central door, bordered with lava stone and with an oil lamp ... By the sides of the entrance there are two dark windows also edged with lava stone ...

Famous quotes containing the words stone and/or lava:

    Let them not make me a stone and let them not spill me.
    Otherwise kill me.
    Louis MacNeice (1907–1963)

    We walk on molten lava on which the claw of a fly or the fall of a hair makes its impression, which being received, the mass hardens to flint and retains every impression forevermore.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)