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Spoon

Object Number:NA8463
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tlingit
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Sitka
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Mountain Goat Horn
Length: 35 cm
Width: 8 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Northwest Coast; Louis Shotridge, 1918

Description

Spoon made from a single piece of carved mountain goat horn. Deeply concave bowl and slightly concave handle. The upper third of the handle is carved into a cylindrical shape. The end of the handle tapers slightly. Light brown color with dark discoloration around the bowl.

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