Heroínas

Heroínas

Heroines Sexual /gender division of labory Gender and sexuality A group of Sisters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul wait to board a train that will take them on a religious mission or to a field hospital, most likely in the Cuban War. Care of the wounded and infirm...
Frieze

Frieze

Frieze Gender roles Sexual/gender division of labor Gender and history Carved frieze with volutes, trefoils, acanthus leaves and bunches of fruit. What is interesting is that the bunches are not grapes, but dates. It would certainly not be outrageous to assume that...
Weaving machine

Weaving machine

Weaving machine Sexual division of labour Gender roles Gender and space The weaving machine on display in the foyer of the cultural centre was manufactured in 1940. This industrial tool forms part of a sector that is extremely important to Paiporta: textiles. Large in...
Overstitching machine

Overstitching machine

Overstitching machine Sexual division of labour Gender roles Gender and space The overstitching machine on display at the Museu de la Rajoleria is a tool whose function is to make textiles. Designed by the Teyvi brand in 1940 and purchased by Antonia Santamaría...
Galápago (Tile mould)

Galápago (Tile mould)

Galápago (Tile mould) Sexual division of labour Gender and body This industrial tile mould was once used to make tiles in factories. It is one of the pieces that make up the collection of the Museu de la Rajoleria de Paiporta. However, moulding the clay not only...