Re-Covering the cityscape:
Assay Office Manhole Cover

Cast – October, 2000
2″ x 32″ diameter

Cast iron manhole cover that commemorates the Assay Office that once stood at 30 Wall Street from 1823-1915.

Installation – October, 2002 – to 2009
On-site documentation of uniquely cast manhole cover with life-size projection of demolished historic building on façade of original location.

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