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Sixteenth Century plateresque house, Puebla, Puebla.
Casa del Que Mato al Animal

<p>Sixteenth Century <em>plateresque</em> house, Puebla, Puebla.<br /> Casa del Que Mato al Animal</p>

This 16th Century mansion, Casa del Que Mato al Animal, still has an excellent plateresque frame around the entry door. Elaborately carved in relief, the frame contains scenes of hunting with abundant foliage, pomegranates, and grotesques. The three story building belonged to Mayorazgo de Pérez Salazar, one of the oldest families in Puebla. It now houses the headquarters of a newspaper.

Other Parts of this Building

Lintel
Relief Sculpture