Feast Spoon (Slagwul) with Wolf Crest
Arts of the Americas
late 19th century
12 1/2 x 3 x 5 in. (31.8 x 7.6 x 12.7 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
The object is a large spoon (top in photograph) carved from a single piece of wood. Inside the bowl of the spoon in black and red is a painting of a wolf crest that includes a wolf with a large tail. The spoon is in good and stable condition. On the handle, at the top, there are two holes; on the body and legs of the wolf, there are small black pigment losses. See also 05.588.7331.
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Tom Price (Haida, 1857-1927). Feast Spoon (Slagwul) with Wolf Crest, late 19th century. Wood, pigment, 12 1/2 x 3 x 5 in. (31.8 x 7.6 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7332. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.588.7332_acetate_bw.jpg)
overall, 05.588.7332_acetate_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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