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sakdo (drinking ladle)
  • Maranao peoples
  • sakdo (drinking ladle), early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Lanao del Sur, Philippines
  • brass, incising
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 33 x 12.5 x 10 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 13 x 4 7/8 x 3 7/8 in
  • Gift of Charles K. Warriner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3002

The ladle with a hemispherical cup has a handle with a hook at the end. The handle is riveted to the cup. The handle narrows twice in the middle and the incising on the front mimics the edge.