Yoke, Wooden Bucket Carrier; Unknown maker; 1910-1920; WY.2005.4
Yoke, Wooden Bucket CarrierAbout 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
organic, processed material, vegetal, woodInscription and Marks
on front in ink: 'WY005004'Measurements
h 60 mm x w 780 mm x d 140 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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