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 Height/Width/Depth: 15.5 x 5 x 3.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 1/8 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5028

The small wooden spoon has an ovoid bowl and a straight handle. There is a point at the end of the handle and a ridge running down the back of the handle and bowl. It is brown and undecorated.