Loan Object

Spoon

late 19th–early 20th century

Coconut shell

4 11/16 × 1 7/8 × 9/16 in. (11.9 × 4.7 × 1.5 cm)
base: 3 1/4 × 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in. (8.2 × 5 × 5 cm)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.506
Geography: 
Made in Timor, Indonesia
Culture: 
Timor
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Dr. J. B. Luth, Hannover. Seller: Luth

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