National Coach Museum

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Coach of Prince António

Ceremonial vehicle belonging to Prince António, son of King Pedro II and his second wife Queen Maria Sofia of Neuburg.

Coach of Prince António
1
Its body is closed with glass windows.
2
Shields with the Royal Portuguese Coat of Arms appear on the doors and panels, surrounded by mythological images alluding to peace and prosperity.
3
On the rear panel, there is a feminine figure holding the Royal Coat of Arms symbolizing the Portuguese Monarchy.
4
The interior is upholstered in red embroidered velvet.

Some Facts

  • Century
  • 18th
  • Vehicle
  • ceremonial
  • Work
  • Portuguese
  • Inv
  • V 0016
  • Dimensions
  • 630 x 200 x 270 cm

1 – Its body is closed with glass windows.

2 – Shields with the Royal Portuguese Coat of Arms appear on the doors and panels, surrounded by mythological images alluding to peace and prosperity.

3 – On the rear panel, there is a feminine figure holding the Royal Coat of Arms symbolizing the Portuguese Monarchy.

4 – The interior is upholstered in red embroidered velvet.

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