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Spoon (Slagwul) with Depiction of Killer Whale, Shaman and Land Otter

Arts of the Americas

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 19th century
DIMENSIONS 10 5/8 x 1 11/16 x 1 in. (27 x 4.3 x 2.5 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Two pieces of horn put together. The handle is black and carved, the ladle is thin and amber colored.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Haida. Spoon (Slagwul) with Depiction of Killer Whale, Shaman and Land Otter, 19th century. Horn, 10 5/8 x 1 11/16 x 1 in. (27 x 4.3 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7422. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 05.252_05.304_05.588.7422_acetate_bw.jpg)
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