Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Salish (Flathead) maker
  • spoon, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 22.5 x 7.5 x 7.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 8 7/8 x 2 15/16 x 2 15/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6111

The wooden spoon has a large oval bowl and a relatively short handle that curves slightly at the free end. It is light brown.