Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Ayoreo peoples
  • spoon, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 28 x 7 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 11 x 2 3/4 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5294

The wooden spoon has a straight handle and a trapezoidal bowl. The handle attaches at the narrow portion of the trapezoid. It is dark brown with a green hue.