Rabelo is a Portuguese vessel, typical from Douro that traditionally carried the casks from Port Alto Douro, where the vineyards are located, to Vila Nova de Gaia – Porto, where the wine was stored and subsequently commercialized and exported . Being a mountain river boat rabelo has no keel and is flat-bottomed, whose size varies between 19 and 23 meters long. With a square sail, Rabelo was usually handled by six or seven men. For governance, uses an oar over the stern – the hackle.
Composition: 14 mm Lyocel
Dimensions: 170 x 240 cm