National Coach Museum

The Collection


Cabriolet

Promenade vehicle used by the Royal Family in the gardens of their palaces, displaying the Portuguese Coat of Arms.

Cabriolet
1
Initially it was a two-wheeler but was modified, and a front wheel set was adapted to it. Although this reduced speed, it increased stability and safety.
2
The open body with a semi circular profile is decorated with simple frames in a floral motif.
3
Closes in the front by means of a black leather panel which serves as the door.
4
The interior is upholstered in red-ochre velvet.

Some Facts

  • Century
  • 18th
  • Vehicle
  • promenade
  • Work
  • Portuguese
  • Inv
  • V 0056
  • Dimensions
  • 330 x 132 x 149 cm

1 – Initially it was a two-wheeler but was modified, and a front wheel set was adapted to it. Although this reduced speed, it increased stability and safety.

2 – The open body with a semi circular profile is decorated with simple frames in a floral motif.

3 – Closes in the front by means of a black leather panel which serves as the door.

4 – The interior is upholstered in red-ochre velvet.

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