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Foon Sham

Ductile, 2015

 
 
Foon Sham Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 13, 2018
1. Foon Sham Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  
Foon Sham
Ductile, 2015

Built from 876 pieces of wood, Ductile evokes water-collecting vessels to symbolize the functions of the rain garden to collect, hold, and filter excess rain water.

Commissioned by the Golden Triangle BID
 
Erected 2015 by Golden Triangle Business Improvement District.
 
Location. 38° 54.207′ N, 77° 2.607′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 19th Street NW north of L Street NW, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1105 19th Street NW, Washington DC 20036, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mr. and Mrs. Ferguson (based in San Francisco, CA) (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nunziato DiPerna (about 700 feet away); Laura Kimpton with Jeff Schombert (based San Francisco, CA) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nineteenth Street Baptist Church
Foon Sham Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, March 13, 2018
2. Foon Sham Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Renaissance Mayflower Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of James Monroe (approx. 0.2 miles away); "The Seven Buildings" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kate Raudenbusch (based New York, NY) (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 13, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 13, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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