Plough, Asia Minor, c 2000-1500 BC.
Image number: 10326281
Model (scale 1:16) of a very early type of plough pulled by oxen, based on a sculpture from an ancient monument. Such ploughs were usually constructed from a suitably shaped branch, with the digging point probably fitted with an ox horn or shod with flint, bronze or iron.
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- Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library
- Date taken:
- 28 October 2003 11:41
- Image rights:
- Science Museum