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Name of Object:

The private carriage of Queen Maria Pia

Location:

Entroncamento, Portugal

Holding Museum:

National Railway Museum of Portugal

Holding Institution (original language):

Museu Nacional Ferroviário

Date:

c. 1853

Type of object:

Photograph

Artists:

Fernando Fidalgo

Description:

Private carriage of Queen Maria Pia, offered by her father, King Victor Emmanuel, when she married the Portuguese king D. Louis in 1862. The chariot is pulled by steam locomotive D. Luiz.

Citation of this web page:

 "The private carriage of Queen Maria Pia" in Sharing History , Museum With No Frontiers, 2018. http://www.museumwnf.org/thematicgallery/thg_galleries/database_item.php?itemId=sh_objects;AWE;pt;2;en&id=communication_and_transportation

MWNF Working Number: PT 011