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spoon
  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • spoon, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 33 x 11 x 11 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 13 x 4 5/16 x 4 5/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6120
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Description

The large wooden spoon has a shallow oval bowl. The straight handle is wider at the base than the free end. There is a hole in the end of the handle. It is dark brown but otherwise undecorated.