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At home, mother cooks dinner at the hearth made from 3 stones

At home, mother cooks dinner at the hearth made from 3 stones

 
 
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Photograph shows a Kiranti woman with two children cooking at the hearth in her house, Sikkim.
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Photographer's stamp on back of print.
Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress).
Gift; Dr. Alice S. Kandell; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:106).
Published in: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 164, where image appears with caption "Kirati woman cooks rice at her hearth made of three stones on the mud floor. A rack for wook is overhead, curved knife and cooking pots below it."

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01/01/1965
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Nanga
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