Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown maker from the Philippines
  • spoon, late 1900s–1975
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • coconut, cane, plant fiber, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 21 x 4 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 8 1/4 x 1 9/16 x 1 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3547

The spoon has a shallow coconut shell bowl and a cane handle. There are scallops on the edge of the handle. The bowl is held in place with plant fiber strips.