Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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flat spoon
  • unknown Chokwe maker
  • flat spoon, late 1800s–1914
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • wood, carving, incising, burning
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 39.5 x 9.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 15 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0828

This large wooden spoon has a flat bowl and incised horizontal lines on the handle. The sides have been darkened.