Tim Kiser

Tim Kiser

Posted on 11/07/2010


Photo taken on December 28, 2009



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Chews on foil!

Chews on foil!
Re the gnawed- and beaten-lookingness of its metallic surface: It was sewer rats and druggies — specifically, meth-heads — that did that, is what a passerby told me his hunch was. It is a sheath, a protectant, for a rusty pipe in a corner.

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In south Philadelphia on December 28th, 2009, along the south side of Mifflin Street, opposite Carlisle Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
TS280 Pipe, Steel—Pictorial works.
TA467 Steel—Corrosion—Pictorial works.
TS555 Aluminum—Pictorial works.
NA4130 Building, Stone—United States—Pictorial works.
TA426 Building stones—Pictorial works.
F158.68.S58 South Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pa.)—Pictorial works.
F158.37 Philadelphia (Pa.)—Pictorial works.

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Art & Architecture Thesaurus terms:
corners (object portions)
damage

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