Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Northwest Coast maker
  • spoon, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • horn
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 12.5 x 3 x 3 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 4 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5029

The small horn spoon is made from a single horn, the handle is black and the bowl is light colored. The spoon is a single arch with the wider portion acting as the bowl but not really a distinct area.