Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Northwest Coast maker
  • spoon, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States or British Columbia, Canada
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 28 x 9 x 9 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 11 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6117

The wooden spoon has a large oval bowl. The handle is wider and concave near the bowl, but is curved toward the end. It is light brown but darker in the deep part of the bowl.