Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Urarina maker
  • spoon, late 1800s–1996
  • Where object was made: Chambira basin, Loreto, Peru
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 22.5 x 6.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 8 7/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5101

The wooden spoon has a round bowl and a straight handle. There is a groove at the junction between the handle and the bowl. It is dark brown.