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The Golf Book - Pages 19 and 20

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f. 27v-28

The wine harvest is a typical subject for the occupations of October. This miniature gives a detailed depiction of the wine-making process. In the middle ground, a man brings a basket of grapes from the vine. Two men press the grapes using a mechanical press, while others prepare and fill the wine barrels. On the left, some gentlemen can be seen tasting the wine produced.

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