Spoon, scoop

Spoon, scoop
Title
Spoon, scoop
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
Object Number 
N-172
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