The estipite column is a type of column or pilaster typical of the Churrigueresque baroque style of Spain and Spanish America used in the 18th century. It was introduced between 1720 and 1760. The column has the shape of an inverted cone or obelisk. The column combines features of both late Baroque and Mannerist.
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Spanish Baroque is a strand of Baroque architecture that evolved in Spain and its provinces and former colonies, in the late 17th century.
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