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Spoon

Native NamePte-He-Kin-Ska
Object Number:37598
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:Buffalo Horn
Length: 17.78 cm
Width: 4.5 cm
Credit Line:John Wanamaker Expedition, 1900; R. Stewart Culin, 1900

Description

Black spoon carved from buffalo horn. It has a thin handle with a centimeter-long projection at the end. The bowl of the spoon has several scratches running widthwise across it. The number 37596 is written in the bowl of the spoon.

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