March 24, 2008

Photos du Jour - Une Capitelle

More vineyards in the spring, dotted with white, sweet alyssum.

If you look closely on the upper left, just below the tree line, you'll see une capitelle.

See its doorway?

Here's a close up.
Une capitelle is a dry stone (no mortar) structure used by vignerons and shepherds to store tools, protect livestock and provide temporary shelter. Pin It
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