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Spoon

Object Number: 
1943.350
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in. ( 17.5 x 2.9 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
written: on paper tag glued to reverse: "Alaska Ivory/ Eskimo"
Description: 
Carved ivory spoon with pointed bowl and engraved and blackened figure of a seal on an ice float.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group