Ivory, wood, coconut shells, copper
Overall: 4 3/4 x 13 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. ( 12.1 x 34.3 x 12.1 cm )
Ladle with coconut shell bowl carved on exterior with flowering branches; curved wood (possibly mahogany) handle with shield-shaped ivory bracket and ivory bud finial and arched swing handle.
Gift of Mrs. Rutherford Oakes Ainsle
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.