Eskimo (Native American). <em>Spoon</em>, 18th or 19th century. Wood, pigment, 11 1/4 x 2 15/16 in. (28.5 x 7.5cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Appleton Sturgis, 35.2162. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 35.2162.jpg)

Spoon

Artist:Eskimo

Medium: Wood, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:18th or 19th century

Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 2 15/16 in. (28.5 x 7.5cm)

Collections:

Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H12, 8A

Accession Number: 35.2162

Image: 35.2162.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This spoon is carved from one piece of wood. The handle is wide and gently curves into the bowl. A scoop form is carved inside the handle and bowl. This is painted with a red and black northwest coast face design.

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