Manueline Era

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Ribeira Palace - History - Manueline Era
... Done in the Manueline style, among others, the palace included various wings, loggia, balconies, gardens, and courtyards ... The hallmark of the palace, not just in the Manueline era but in all it's history, was its Tower of the King, in the southern wing ... During the Manueline era, the Casa da ├Źndia was installed in the tower, which hoisted a large sculpture of the Royal Coat of Arms of Portugal on the exterior of the tower, facing the river ...

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