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Loan Object

Spoon

early 20th century

Wood

18.5 × 5.8 × 2 cm (7 5/16 × 2 5/16 × 13/16 in.)
base: 17.2 × 6.4 × 6.4 cm (6 3/4 × 2 1/2 × 2 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.608
Geography: 
Made in Luzon, Philippines
Culture: 
Ifugao
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: J. Greene, San Francisco

Bibliography: 

Joel Greene, “Philippine Tribal Art: Figurative Spoons and Ladles,” Tribal Art 6 (1995): 65, fig. 29.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.