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Spoon with Bird Handle

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Tlingit artist, Spoon with Bird Handle, ca. 1860, wood with abalone shell inlay, Museum Purchase: Indian Collection Subscription Fund, Rasmussen Collection of Northwest Coast Indian Art, no known copyright restrictions, 48.3.276

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Title

Spoon with Bird Handle

Artist

Tlingit artist (Tlingit)

Date

ca. 1860

Medium

wood with abalone shell inlay

Dimensions (H x W x D)

13 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in

Collection Area

Native American Art

Category

Northwest Coast

Gathering, Preparation, and Serving

Object Type

spoon

Cultural Group

Tlingit

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Indian Collection Subscription Fund, Rasmussen Collection of Northwest Coast Indian Art

Accession Number

48.3.276

Copyright

no known copyright restrictions

Terms

abalone shell

carving

Northwest Coast Native American styles

spoons

Tlingit

wood

Place Made

Created in: Klukwan

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