logo
OPEN TODAY 10 AM – 5 PM

Spoon

Object Number:NA9445
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Haines
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Mountain Sheep Horn
Length: 28 cm
Width: 10.3 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1924
Other Number:48 - Other Number

Description

Spoon made from a single piece of carved mountain sheep horn. Deeply concave bowl and slightly concave handle. The end of the handle is slightly convex and curves slightly toward the back of the spoon roughly halfway up the handle. Light brown color. Part of a collection of spoons (NA9432 to NA9453).

You may also be interested in these objects:


Report problems and issues to digitalmedia@pennmuseum.org.