Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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eating spoon
  • unknown Lhaq'temish (Lummi) maker
  • eating spoon, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: Washington, United States
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 23.5 x 8 x 5.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 9 1/4 x 3 1/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5025

The wood spoon has a pointed oval bowl with a flat bottom. The handle is relatively short and is decorated with a four legged animal with a long tail.