A gipsy wagon

A gipsy wagon is a traditional horse-drawn wagon used by British Romani people as their home. The British Romani tradition of the vardo is seen as a high cultural point of both artistic design and a masterpiece of woodcrafters art.

The heyday of the wagon lasted for roughly 70 years, from the mid-1800s through the first two decades of the twentieth century. Not used for year-around living today, they are shown at the Romanichal (British Romani) horse fairs held throughout the year, the best known of which is Appleby Horse Fair.

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A gipsy wagon
A gipsy wagon

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