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The Bengallee plough.

The Bengallee plough.

Photographer: Unknown

Medium: Photographic print

Date: 1860

Shelfmark: Photo 27/(101)

Item number: 27101

Genre: Photograph

Photograph of a farmer in Bengal, from an Album of Miscellaneous views in India, taken in the 1860s. This is a view of an agricultural scene, with farmers in foreground working with a crude plough, formed from a yoke resting on the shoulders of two bullocks with the cross-piece descending between the two animals.

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