Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown maker from North or Central America
  • batten, late 1800s–1950
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 33 x 2 x 1 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 13 x 3/4 x 3/8 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gertrude W. Green
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5857

Piece of wood, with a narrow portion on one half and wide portion on the other half. Narrower side is pointed, and wider end is more obviously pointed at the end. Wider end is flat on top and bottom. Light colored.