Excellent door ornamentation happens pretty often in Montclair, NJ. But even by the exacting standards that people around here have, this is pretty cool. I’m thinking that these are gryphons guarding the front entrance of this house. I didn’t get a look at their backs, but it looks like folded wings from here.
The flower pots with bright, happy flowers are a fantastic contrast to the solid, black cast of the mythical creatures. Check out close-ups below.