The Batana of Rovinj - Rovigno

The multidisciplinary project “Batana of Rovinj - Rovigno” is a result of the potential of alive maritime tradition nourished by the community of Rovinj. The objective of the project are research, protection, transmitting, and presenting oral tradition, material and non-material heritage of the batana, and enriching the offer of heritage tourism of Rovinj, Istria, and Croatia. The eco museum “The Batana House” is the basis of the project, which, among other things, stimulates a more systematic research of the traditional construction of the batana and a more systematic nonmenclature of the constituents parts of the vessel in the native Italian dialect of Rovinj that this article will present to the scientific community for the first time.


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Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: pp 207-217
  • Monograph Title: Maritime Heritage and Modern Ports

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01001354
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 1845640101
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 27 2005 12:37PM