Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • spoon, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving, incising
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 29 x 8 x 10.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 11 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 4 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6106

The wooden spoon has a large bowl, part of which is at the same angle as the handle. The bowl is shallow. The short cylindrical portion of the handle is incised with two faces in a formline design. It is light brown.