Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wooden spoon
  • unknown Shona maker
  • wooden spoon, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Union of South Africa (present-day South Africa)
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 52.5 x 10.5 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 20 5/8 x 4 1/8 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0801

This is a large brown wooden spoon with a straight handle and shallow bowl. It is undecorated.