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Dyeing & Baking experiments

Date: 25, 26 May, 2002

Location: Vinderheima

Premise: While the boys played at making iron, the hard-working women folk got on with the tasks of dyeing and baking bread.
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Entrance to the bread oven A less tightly cropped picture of the bread oven. Dye pots on the fire. Some of the results of dyeing.
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Wool coming out of the dye pot. Raw wool in the onion skin bath. Cromatan'ed sheepskin in onion skin. Linen hat in the onion-skin bath.
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More dye pots over the fire.      
      Updated: 4 Dec, 2007
Text © Neil & Karen Peterson, 2006   Photographs © Neil & Karen Peterson, 2006   Copyright details
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