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Porta del P.zo Ducale detta della Carta
  • Europe
  • Porta del P.zo Ducale detta della Carta, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Venice, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.372

An exterior view of the Porta della Carta of the Palazzo Ducale. A portrait statue of the Doge and the winged lion of St. Mark surmount the doorway of the Porta della Carta. Above the figures are stained glass windows. A roundel appears above this and encircles a sculpted portrait of St. Mark. A statue of Justice sits at the peak of the entrance.