Capitals

Taos' Historic District is home to an incredible collection of wooden post capitols. The detail required for such work requires a high degree of hand-finishing, even in the "cheap" modern versions. These are some of the best...
The double ended version is called a Zapata.

The single ended version is called a Corbel.

These are the two versions used on the plaza...
The El Prado, or "Ball" style capitol is used on the front facades.

A French-curve style capitol is used on the back facades.

Now here are the best of the rest...