Black Sheep of the Family

Black Sheep of the Family

If a black lamb was born it was always sold for meat because, for hundreds of years, they could not dye black wool. Hence the phrase, 'black sheep of the family'.
Shipston Wool Fair
2019-03-25T11:07:31+00:00
If a black lamb was born it was always sold for meat because, for hundreds of years, they could not dye black wool. Hence the phrase, 'black sheep of the family'.