Domestic scene

Painting on parchment depicting a scene of daily rural life. A family is engaged in domestic activities outside a traditional thatched 'tukul'. From left to right: a woman in a white cotton 'kamis' with a pestle and mortar; a man with red-edged 'shamma', hat and walking stick; a woman seated spinning cotton; and a small boy with a traditional hairstyle, 'qäntcho', carrying a stick.

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