Arts of the Americas
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
Spoon carved from a 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.
Yurok. Spoon, 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)
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