Yoke around the home

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Melanie models the newly acquired yoke from Hastings in pale blue. It has a lot of wood worm.

Soviet Union

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Traditional flower seller yoke film. one of two.

Mystery yoke

credit for this marvelous painting is still looked for, if you have any idea please contact me.

This gory version of a yoke was in an exhibition, can’t remember where or when, but it is an excellent example. Photographed at luchtime on the 10th January 2013.

Paris yoke

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In one of the flea markets, a drunken camp milk maid, perhaps.

The Grange

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Rottingdean Museum has quite a large display dedicated to local agricultural workers in the period up to the second world war. It includes this woodwormed milkmaids yoke. It also has a lot of information on Rudyard Kipling and Burne-Jones, who … Continue reading