8bee) Female Four-spotted or Broad-faced Mining Bee

195 GBP

Female Four-spotted or Broad-faced Mining Bee
2.5x actual size

Look at this little shiny, vintage powder compact and the bee sitting in it, reflected in the mirror. She is finished with embroidery thread and vintage Kamibari gold thread. It's rare and is another one that likes to forage exclusively on umbellifers for pollen.  

Thank you for your interest in this piece - all sales go to support the continuing journey of the FIFTY BEES project. Please contact me should you wish to consider breaking the cost down into 2 or 3 more manageable payments.

48mm x 15mm