Paragon Prairie

The Paragon Prairie Tower is the largest Italian glass mosaic tile mural in the United States.  The tower soars over 120 feet and features a 5,000 square foot glass tiled mural.  The mural is a colorful shimmering scene of the Iowa prairie, complete with wildflowers, coneflowers, black-eyed susans, daisies and clovers amidst bluestem grass. It was created using 1.8 million tiles of glass from Ravenna, Italy.  The Paragon Prairie Tower was designed to represent the Midwestern work ethic of saving and harnessing our abundant natural resources.  The tower was dedicated to all Iowans by R&R Realty Group Founder, Daniel Rupprecht..

Copyright: Thomas Hawbaker
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8042x4021
Taken: 12/07/2009
Uploaded: 12/07/2009
Updated: 01/03/2015


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