Shearing Sheep, from the Jean de Berry Book of Hours

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July - from the Jean de Berry Book of Hours.

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While some peasants sheer the sheep, others harvest hay. The chateau, behind the workers, formerly stood on the Clain at Poitiers.

 

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Author: Carole D. Bos, J.D. 3705

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