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Spoon
Spoon
Date:
ca. 1850
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ivory Or Bone
Dimensions:
1 x 2 x 1/8 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Eskimo
Accession Number:
2007.21.166
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Small spoon perhaps used as a toy, carved in ivory or bone. The shallow bowl is oval in shape and approximately 1-1/8” at its longest dimension. The handle has a scalloped shape and is pierced through at the end for suspension or attachment. Dark brown patina.