Dos-à-dos (carriage)

Dos-à-dos (carriage)

A dos-à-dos is an open dogcart carriage having four wheels and seats set back to back. "Dos-à-dos" means back-to-back in French. A "sado" (a Malay word) is a Javanese carriage like the dos-à-dos.

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* [http://etc.usf.edu/clipart/5100/5163/carriage_38.htm Dos-a-dos wagon Clipart] Illustration.


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