Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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large spoon
  • Country Unknown
  • large spoon, late 1800s–1950
  • brass, casting, incising
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 42.5 x 11 x 4 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 16 3/4 x 4 5/16 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Curt Von Wedel
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0196
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Description

The handle of this large brass spoon has two incised lines near the round bowl, two lines two-thirds of the way up the handle, and one line near the end. The end of the handle is wider than the base. The surface shows tool marks consisting of oblique lines on the handle and the back of the bowl and short parallel lines inside the bowl.