Tramontin Gondole

Curiosities

 

Special coins for crossing the Grand Canal by traghetto

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Gondola di traghetto (used to ferry people across the Grand Canal)

The mariegola of the gondola builders was established in 1607. It is a book in which the laws of the confraternities and corporations were written.

Copper coins used to pay for the ferry crossing from Venezia to the Lido or vice-versa. Early 20th century.

Codega gondola

Dedication to the art of the squeraroli (gondola builders) on the altar in the Church of San Trovaso.
The Casal family tomb

Removing the stem post of the last gondola built by Giovanni Giuponi revealed this note.