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Spoon

Object Number:NA8533A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tsimshian
Provenience: Canada
British Columbia
Skeena River
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Mountain Goat Horn
Length: 16.2 cm
Width: 5.5 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1918
Other Number:SA 13 - Other Number

Description

Carved spoon made from one piece of dark colored horn. The bowl is slightly concave and the handle tapers at the end. The handle is carved with shallow, formline designs of ovoids likely representing eyes and ears above those.

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