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Heritage in Clay - Souvenir Figurines by Ethiopian Jewish Women

November 3, 1998-June 22, 1999
Location: Unspecified location
The exhibition Heritage in Clay - Souvenir Figurines by Ethiopian Jewish Women highlighted one of the most crafts practiced by Jewish Women in Ethiopia. In the village of Wallaqa, women began to mold figurines to sell to the tourists who started visiting the region in the 1960s. These figurines provide a glimpse into day-to-day life and the diverse culture of Ethiopia.