Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cooking spoon
  • unknown Swinomish maker
  • cooking spoon, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Swinomish Channel, La Conner, Washington, United States
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 31.5 x 10 x 6.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 12 3/8 x 3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6107

The large wooden spoon has an oval bowl, slightly pointed at the front. It has a straight handle. It is undecorated and has a light natural color.