The Architecture Puzzler
Created by Dave Guadagni
Solution to Last Week's Puzzler
Architecture Puzzler #191
The flowery crystals on the surface are called spangles. What common building material are we talking about?
Hot-dipped galvanized sheet metal. The spangles are formed when the surface layer of zinc crystallizes.
Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects
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Flowery crystals of a different sort.