Model of Doge of Venice's State Barge, "Bucentaur"

Made:
1727-1728
modifier:
R J Collins

Model, scale1:60, of the last of the 'Bucentaurs', the state barge of the Doge of Venice (1727), restored by RJ Collins

Contemporary full model of the state barge of the Doge of Venice, 1728. This model represents the third and last of these barges, each named 'Bucentaur'

Details

Category:
Water Transport
Object Number:
1928-1038/1
Materials:
paint, paper (fibre product), velvet and wood (unidentified)
type:
sailing vessel
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • ceremonial watercraft
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Corporation of Trinity House.