I've been looking for an unusual fountain to use as a model for one that will be part of the story in the third Lords of the Darkyn novel. I needed something very simple/primitive that still had great visual impact, but I wasn't having much luck. I've discovered most fountains are very ornate, and those that aren't are kind of clunky-looking.
During a recent road trip I got off the motorway and stopped at a little mall in a strange town to pick up some lunch, where I saw this:
It may only be a mall fountain, but for my story the design is absolutely perfect. I love when stuff like this happens.