National Geographic : 1922 Nov
U) trnuitor apu uyA.vv. .uE A PORTUGUESE PEASANT'S PRIZED POSSESSIONS-WEARING THE FAMILY HEIRLOOM A team of fine oxen is a small fortune to the farmer of Portugal. The curiously carved yokes of thiscountry date back totheMoorish occupation. They are never sold, but are handed down in the family as heirlooms. The one shown in this picture antedates theAmerican Revolution byaquarter ofa century.