Index | Casa d'Oro

Casa d'Oro: A noted palace of the Fourteenth Century. It has three stories, divided vertically into two divisions. The left-hand division has in the lowest story five open arches, the middle one round, and in the two upper ones most rich and graceful foliated arcades set between larger arches. The right-hand division consists of ornamented paneling, also set between decorated arches. Above there is a picturesque cresting in marble. To beauty of form this facade adds great and diversified charm of color in its incruste