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: 32.5 x 10.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 12 3/4 x 4 1/8 x 1 in
  • Gift of Bart Dean
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5103

The wooden spoon has a large round bowl. It has a relatively short straight handle. There is a narrow trapezoid at the end of the handle. It is dark brown.