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Gift for Life

indianberdache2lIn native-American tradition, the Berdache, also known as those of “two spirits,” found tribal acceptance as they took on cross-gender identification through their dress, the roles they played in the tribe, and sometimes same-sex partnering. Gift for Life depicts an adolescent considering the weapons of the hunter or the tools of the homemaker.

Bronze: 9″Hx8W”x8″D