While this may not look like much to the naked eye, it is actually a long mirror attached to a wall in which an applied lead design is made to resemble a wrought iron gate. What you see in the mirror is a reflection of the garden IN FRONT of the mirror, not a gate, in which you are looking through to see the garden. I have always wanted to do this.
This "Triple Bespoke Glass Sphere Water Feature" by Tills Innovations in the UK uses a polycarbonate sphere that fills with water and has water flowing down the outside of the sphere. This is the type of sphere we will use for the top of our entry courtyard fountain.