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The Dancing Shepherds

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The Dancing Shepherds (J8X32) 3C (4C set) Frank Coutts Saint Marks Collection

1-8 1s+2s dance Espagnole, 1s finish facing 1 corners
9-16 1s dance ½ diagonal Reel of 4 with 1st corners, pass partner RSh, 1s dance ½ diagonal Reel of 4 with 2nd corners. (3)(1)(2)
17-24 1s turn RH, 1s dance RSh ½ Reel of 3 across, (1L up 1M down) 312
25-32 3s+1L and 1M+2s RHA, 1s leading into LSh Snake Pass. 213

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Dancing Shepherds Painting Image
"Landscape With Dancing Shepherds" Jan Wildens (1584/1586–1653), Oil On Canvas, c. 1631


Image Copyright (cropped) Jan Wildens [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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