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Spoon

Object Number:NA9438
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: 31 cm
Width: 10.7 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 curves toward the back of the spoon and the handle edges taper to an angular point. Light brown color. Part of a collection of spoons (NA9432 to NA9453).

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