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Ox yoke South India

Item No. A0865
This Ox Yoke is from the south of India. A yoke is a wooden beam normally used between a pair of oxen of other animals to enable them to pull together on a load when working in pairs, as oxen usually do. This item also is a symbol with different meanings. In some ancient cultures it was
Price
€ 639,00
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Description
This Ox Yoke is from the south of India. A yoke is a wooden beam normally used between a pair of oxen of other animals to enable them to pull together on a load when working in pairs, as oxen usually do. This item also is a symbol with different meanings. In some ancient cultures it was traditional to force a vanquished enemy to pass beneath a symbolic yoke of spears or swords. The yokemay be a metaphor for something oppressive or burdensome. The metaphor can also refer tothe state of being linked or chained together by contract or marriage, like a pair of oxen.
Specifications
Type Collectable
Specification One of a kind, only 1 piece available
Material Wood, iron
Width 122 cm
Depth 15 cm
Height 26 cm
Assembly required No
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