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Women and Bees: Bee-keeping and Agricultural Activities Revive the Environment, Hanging

Type: For Windows, Doors and Walls
Object Name: Hanging
Local Name: khatwa
Title: Women and Bees: Bee-keeping and Agricultural Activities Revive the Environment
Maker: Embroiderers of the two cooperatives in India: Sujuni Mahila Jeevan: Stitching Women's Life, Bhussara Muzzafupur district, Bihar, India and Sirali Santal Khatwa: Thread Has a Life of its Own, ADITHI/IGNOU Campus, Jarmondi, Jharkhand, India
Place Made: Asia: South Asia, India
Period: Late 20th century
Date: 1990 - 2000
Dimensions: L 150 cm x W 89 cm
Materials: Silk; cotton
Techniques: Woven; appliquéd; embroidered
ID Number: T2005.26.3
Credit: Gift of Max Allen