Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Northwest Coast peoples
  • spoon, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 40.5 x 12 x 14 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 15 15/16 x 4 3/4 x 5 1/2 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6125

The large wooden spoon has a shallow oval bowl, pointed at the end. The straight handle is triangular in cross-section. It is dark brown but otherwise undecorated.