Antique Late 19th Century Ash Yoke

GBP 220.00

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Object Description

A good late 19th century ash yoke of traditional form, having a chain to each end. These yokes have been used for hundreds of years with no change in their design, worn on the shoulders, they were used by milkmaids and water carriers etc. throughout the land for carrying heavy loads, the weight evenly distributed. It has historic worm here and there, long since departed. The whole has an excellent colour, grain and patination.

Object Details

  • material
    ash
  • dimensions
    W:36 in. (91.5 cm.) x x D:7½ in. (19 cm.) inches
  • country
  • year
    Circa 1880

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Sunday
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8 Charles Avenue
Kingsley Road
Bideford
North Devon
EX39 2PH

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