Yurok. <em>Spoon</em>, 19th century. Antler, 6 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.  (17.1 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7589. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.588.7589_bw.jpg)



Medium: Antler

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 6 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (17.1 x 5.7 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 05.588.7589

Image: 05.588.7589_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This spoon is carved from one piece of antler. The handle is carved into a square form on the end with a saw tooth edge. Then three narrow slits are cut out along the length of the handle until it reaches the bowl. The bowl is darkened in color.

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