Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Kalaallit (Greenland Inuit) maker
  • ladle, late 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • copper, wire
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 40.5 x 19 x 9 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 15 15/16 x 7 1/2 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6070

The copper dipper has a round bowl and a straight handle. The handle is riveted to the bowl and has a curve at the end with a wire loop through it. The handle is copper colored. The bowl is silver colored except for the outside bottom.