An element of the hardware ID’d

Went through a 1970's reprint of John Leighton's Suggestions On Design, offering just over 100 plates (1000's of drawings) of motifs he designed.  Came across a match identified as Moorish with the cubic overlapping and interlacing ornamentation terminating with a floral motif.  Many of the Moorish designs also suggested a variation in texture in the [...]

Looking for a motif

It's been a week since posting; lots of non-school work keeping me busy this past few days.  I am hoping to uncover and identify a motif in the porches of our properties.  Dr. Brownell is curious about a possible Indian inspiration here.  There are also come similarities in the porch detail and the hardware pattern, [...]