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Spoon

Native NamePte-He-Kin-Ska
Object Number:37601
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yankton
Dakota
Sioux
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Fort Peck Reservation
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Horn (animal part)
Length: 15.2 cm
Width: 6.1 cm
Credit Line:John Wanamaker Expedition, 1900; R. Stewart Culin, 1900

Description

Kin-ska. Beige spoon carved from horn. The end of the 7.1cm handle is circular, with a small hole bored through it. 37601 is written on the underside of the handle. Kin-ska (indigenous word for object name).

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