Medium: Wood, copper alloy, fiber
Dates:early 20th century
Dimensions: 22 3/8 x 5 x 5 in. (56.8 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)
Museum Location: African Storage Annex, East Gallery, 1st Floor
Accession Number: 1998.80.4
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.