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Churrigueresque (adj.) — [from Wikipedia] Churrigueresque refers to a Spanish Baroque style of elaborate sculptural architectural ornament which emerged as a manner of stucco decoration in Spain in the late 17th century and was used up to about 1750, marked by extreme, expressive and florid decorative detailing, normally found above the entrance on the main facade of a building.

Image credit Luis Miguel Bugallo Sánchez (Lmbuga Commons)(Lmbuga Galipedia)

From Pacazo, p. 529

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