figure (communication artefact)

Painted clay figure of a gardener (Khumbi) wearing a short yellow upper garment, pink dhoti and red turban. He carries a tray of garden produce in front of him. Documentation with object states that, "He is carrying some fruit on his hand-basket. He grows fruit and vegetables, (English ones when possible), for the Europeans."

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