Yoke, Wooden Bucket Carrier; Unknown maker; 1910-1920; WY.2005.4

Name/Title

Yoke, Wooden Bucket Carrier

About this object

This wooden yoke came from the Holms property at Waimahaka. It was used by dairy workers to help them carry two heavy milk buckets at a time. The yoke fitted behind the neck, and the weight was taken across the shoulders. The buckets were hung on chains.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

1910-1920

Period

1910s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, wood

Inscription and Marks

on front in ink: 'WY005004'

Measurements

h 60 mm x w 780 mm x d 140 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Object Type

equipment

Object number

WY.2005.4

Copyright Licence  

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1910s
Agriculture

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