Architectural Details on Mitchell Gold Building

Architectural details on 1520 14th StreetI’ve commented on the Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams building before, located at 1520 14th Street. But I wanted to point out some details that I really like.

The first is the Egyptian inspired decoration on the exterior, which I find interesting for a former automobile dealership. This would definitely date the building to sometime after 1922 when the discovery by Howard Carter of Tutankhamun’s tomb received worldwide press coverage and sparked a renewed public interest in ancient Egypt.
Architectural details on 1520 14th Street

The other detail I really like is the poured concrete ceiling on the interior.
Architectural details on 1520 14th Street

There is a lot of nice detail there … so next time you’re in the area or happen to go in you might want to enjoy the building as well as the furniture.l


3 Responses to “Architectural Details on Mitchell Gold Building”

  1. oli jeacock Says:

    im trying to find plans of this builing or the name of the owners to contact about this. if i cant get plans i need images of inside and scales of rooms etc..or if all that fails any other buildings with an egyptian theme to them big enough to be designed into a small luxury hotel…if you could help at all it would be greatly apprieciated…

  2. there are many luxury hotels that are quite cheap and affordable these days, “

  3. luxury hotels are always expensive but they offer some very attractive features and packages `:’

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