Object photography

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Object description

  • Northwest Coast artist
  • Spoon, 19th century
  • Horn
  • Alaska, Northwest Coast, North America
  • L: 7 1/4 in, W: 2 1/8 in, D: 1/2 in (L: 18.4 cm, W: 5.4 cm, D: 1.3 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. Walter A. Newhall, 1908
  • E11869

DESCRIPTION

This is a black horn spoon made from the horn of a mountain goat. There are totemic incisions along the rounded conical handle.