Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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spoon with human figure
  • Ifugao peoples
  • spoon with human figure, late 1800s–1967
  • Where object was made: Philippines
  • wood, staining, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 18.5 x 6 x 6 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 7 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3456

The dark brown wooden spoon has a handle carved into a standing figure with its hands resting on its thighs. It has a large bowl.