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Sinker of the Real Companhia Velha Collection

Companhia Geral da Agricultura das Vinhas do Alto Douro1756/1851

Museu do Douro

Museu do Douro
Peso da Régua, Portugal

A plate used at Oporto taverns, where the Royal Company had the exclusivity of the wine sales. This plate represented the wine's authorization and quality certificate.

Details

  • Title: Sinker of the Real Companhia Velha Collection
  • Creator: Companhia Geral da Agricultura das Vinhas do Alto Douro
  • Creator Lifespan: 1756-09-10/1851
  • Date Created: 1756/1851
  • Physical Location: Peso da Régua, Portugal
  • Location Created: Porto, Portugal
  • Physical Dimensions: 430 x 300 mm
  • Original Language: Portuguese
  • Provenance: Real Companhia Velha Collection deposited in Museu do Douro
  • Subject Keywords: Sinker, Companhia Geral da Agricultura das Vinhas do Alto Douro, Oporto taverns, Douro, Wine sales
  • Type: Ethonographic collection
  • Medium: Polychromic lead
  • Photographer: Egídio Santos

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