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Granite Modular Fountain

Custom granite runnel feature located on the upper planter courtyard. When the activation button is pushed water enters the runnel at one end and rolls through a spline shaped runnel in the stone and drains at the opposite end.


Project Details

22.5-ft x 2-ft
Perkins and Will
Washington, DC
prime contractor:
James G. Davis Construction
landscape architect:
Michael Vergason Landscape Architects

Used natural stones

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Fuerstenstein Granite, flamed

Trade name: Fuerstenstein Granite (Diorite)
Petrographic name : Diorite
Quarry: Paradise Quarry, Paradies 8, 94538 Fuerstenstein, Germany
Coordinates: 13.322° E / 48.710° N (WGS 84)
Typical colour: anthracite to dark grey
Visual appearance:

fine/medium-grained; appears with white, partially also differently coloured veining of various widths and shapes as well as lighter and darker mineral accumulations

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Jerry Claxton2
Jerry Claxton
Director of Sales

Jerry has been exclusively involved for over 22 years in design, manufacturing and construction throughout the world devoted to the water feature industry. Jerry joined Kusser in 2010 to provide special initiatives, designing and creating themes of aspiring wonder from the natural element of stone and water. He has a passion to create an awe and aspiring world class water display for any application and involved in all phases of the industry. Contact Jerry today to discuss your water feature desires.