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Spoon, scoop

Object Number: 
N-172
Date: 
ca. 1750-1850
Medium: 
Gourd, string
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 in. ( 8.6 cm )
Description: 
Scoop made by cutting out circular section from the side of a hollow gourd; string attached through hole pierced in stem.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Provenance: 
Formerly of the George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group