Arts of the Americas
18th or 19th century
Gift of Appleton Sturgis
This spoon is carved from one piece of wood. The handle is wide and gently curves into the bowl. A scoop form is carved inside the handle and bowl. This is painted with a red and black northwest coast face design.
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Northwest Coast. Spoon, 18th or 19th century. Wood, pigment, 11 1/4 x 2 15/16 in. (28.5 x 7.5cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Appleton Sturgis, 35.2162. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 35.2162.jpg)
overall, 35.2162.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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