Object photography

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Object description

  • Tlingit artist
  • Spoon, mid-late 19th century
  • Horn
  • Sitka, Alaska, Northwest Coast, United States
  • L: 10 1/2 in, W: 1 1/4 in, D: 3 1/2 in (L: 26.7 cm, W: 3.2 cm, D: 8.9 cm)
  • Gift of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884
  • E3608

DESCRIPTION

This is a horn spoon. It is yellowish-tan in color with a flat handle ending in a point with incised edges.