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
  • horn
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 20 x 7 x 6 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 7 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6110

The horn spoon has an oval bowl and a slightly curving handle with a groove down the center. The exterior surface of the bowl and handle still has natural ridges. It is brown.