1bee) Female Grey-banded Mining Bee

175 GBP

Female Grey-banded Mining Bee 2x actual size.
The Grey-banded Mining Bee, Andrena denticulate lives in grasslands and open sandy areas and has a preference for yellow flowers such as ragworts, thistles and knapweeds.

Small vintage compact tin, wool, gold leaf, embroidery thread.
47mm x 38mm x 11mm