Muhlbacher19th century, 2nd half

National Coach Museum

National Coach Museum
Lisbon, Portugal

Promenade vehicle ordered by the Royal Family, which in 1910 is placed at the service of the Presidency of the Republic, and therefore displays the armillary sphere.

The body is shaped like a boat with a folding hood and four seats inside facing each other. The suspension is made of elliptical springs and C-shaped springs. The coachman's seat is raised and on the rear there is a seat for the groom, with access to the crank break. The wheels are covered in rubber and it has a folding footstep.


  • Title: Kalash
  • Creator: Muhlbacher
  • Date Created: 19th century, 2nd half
  • Location: Lisbon. Portugal. National Coach Museum
  • Location Created: France, Paris
  • Physical Dimensions: 235 cm x 190 cm x 400 cm
  • Provenance: Portugal /Lisbon; Royal House Fund / Ancient Museum Fund; Casa Real Portuguesa / Fundo Antigo do Museu
  • Rights: DGPC/MNC - Pedro Beltrão
  • Medium: Wood, iron, glass, rubber

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