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Antique Sestri Ponente Bollard | by Maureclaire
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Antique Sestri Ponente Bollard

Saw this antique bollard in front of a shop in Hyannis, Cape Cod, MA, USA.... I'm from the Cape, so I knew it was a bollard; but, had no idea what Sestri Ponente meant... sounded Italian tho.... turns out it is the town in Italy where this bollard was made ! And, for those of you who don't know what a bollard is:

 

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bollard

 

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sestri_Ponente

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Taken on April 18, 2011