University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-385
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit (uncertain)
Provenience: Alaska
Culture Area: Northwest Coast
Section:American
Materials:Horn (animal part)
Height: 15
Width: 5
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Stem of spoon has four animals carved on it. Bottom is cat'd head, then dog?'s head, then cat;s head, (maybe wolves?). Tip of handle head facing in opposite direction of others, with elongated snout. Heads progressively larger approaching base of spoon.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] 1976. American Indian Life: 1776-1976.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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