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The Big Bumble

Artifact Number: 151
Artifact Type: SCULP
Artifact Description: Cedar bee hotel sculpture by David Hinkle. Multiple parts. Originally part of the 2020 Sculpture in the Garden exhibit, and the artist offered to donate it to the Garden. Routine maintenance: Just basic debris removal. Special maintenance: Remove/replace habitat tubes in the fall and spring. Process to be determined with the artist and Education Department. Reapplication of sealant every couple of years. (Need to confirm that artist will do this and pay for materials.) Estimated lifespan: at least 10 years.
Artifact Condition: GOOD
Installation Date: 2021-04-08
Place (from Place Number): North Carolina Botanical Garden
Location (from Location Number): WG-ALL
Decimal Latitude: 35.899544
Decimal Longitude: -79.031851
Curator (from Person Number): Oglesby
Deaccession Date: 1899-11-30
Acquisition Form: Art 151_The Big Bumble_Acquisition Form.pdf
Last Update: 2021-04-08
Publish: 1

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