Dan. <em>Feast Ladle (Wunkermian)</em>, early 20th century. Wood, copper alloy, fiber, 22 3/8 x 5 x 5 in. (56.8 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Blake Robinson, 1998.80.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1998.80.4_SL1.jpg)

Feast Ladle (Wunkermian)


Medium: Wood, copper alloy, fiber

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 22 3/8 x 5 x 5 in. (56.8 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)



Accession Number: 1998.80.4

Image: 1998.80.4_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Feast ladle with elongated bowl and handle with large terminal in the form of a cow's head. The bowl, which is longer than handle, has an underside of seven lengthwise facets. The cow's head has faceted horns, small eyes, and bulbous nose; it is embellished with brass carpet tacks, several of which are missing. Condition: Good. Overall signs of wear; nicks and scratches.

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