Ox yoke South India

Item No.A0809
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
Price €879
incl. tax

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 yoke may be a metaphor for something oppressive or burdensome.The metaphor can also refer to the state of being linked or chained together by contract or marriage, similar to a pair of oxen.

Measurements & more

Width
185 cm
Depth
20 cm
Height
27 cm
Type
Collectable
Specification
One of a kind, only 1 piece available
Material
Wood, iron
Assembly required
No
Product type
Unique decoration

Ox yoke South India

Item No.A0809
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
Price €879
incl. tax

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 yoke may be a metaphor for something oppressive or burdensome.The metaphor can also refer to the state of being linked or chained together by contract or marriage, similar to a pair of oxen.

Measurements & more

Width
185 cm
Depth
20 cm
Height
27 cm
Type
Collectable
Specification
One of a kind, only 1 piece available
Material
Wood, iron
Assembly required
No
Product type
Unique decoration