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
  • horn
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 17.5 x 5.5 x 5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 6 7/8 x 2 1/8 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6098

The horn spoon has an oval bowl and a short, straight handle with a concavity on the bowl side. The handle and the proximal bowl are brown and the remainder of the bowl is light brown.