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Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Spoon with a Handle in the Shape of a Seahorse

19th century

Wood

16 × 4.5 × 4.5 cm (6 5/16 × 1 3/4 × 1 3/4 in.) base: 5 × 5 × 8.3 cm (1 15/16 × 1 15/16 × 3 1/4 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.643
Geography: 
Made in Timor, Indonesia
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Atoni
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: S. Alpert, Dallas

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