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Photo of the Day: The Lion of Eighth Avenue

A hand-chiseled lion's face adorns a stoop between First and Second streets.

It's known that Park Slope is the home to the biggest swath of historically landmarked homes in the city. 

Even though beautiful stonework is everywhere, sometimes certain buildings make you stop. 

This limestone lion adorns a home on Eighth Avenue, between First and Second Streets. 

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Ken September 20, 2012 at 03:18 PM
To my knowledge, there are only three stoops in the Slope that have thees lions: 2 on 8th Avenue between 1st and 2nd Streets, and 1 on 6th Street between 8th Avenue and Prospect Park West

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