Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Philippines
  • spoon, late 1900s–1975
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • coconut, bamboo, plant fiber
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 18.5 x 4 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 7 1/4 x 1 9/16 x 9/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3546

The spoon has a bamboo handle and shallow bowl made from coconut shell. The bowl is held in place with a strip of dark plant fiber.