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Gondola woods and main materials the composition
In addition to wood another material used for the construction of the gondola is iron, used for the realization of the iron of the bow (ferro di prua) and the stern iron (ferro di poppa). These are the only two iron parts on the gondola, but they are indispensable especially iron. It contribute to balance the weight of the gondolier on the boat. We saw the Gondola Woods and the importance of their careful selection.