Spoon - 2012.62.4_3_3K

2012.62.4_3_3K

Spoon

Maker: Unidentified Tuareg artist
Medium:Engraved, carved and incised acacia wood
Geography: Iferouane, Agadez, Niger
Date: 1980s
Dimensions:
6.9 x 24 x 6.2 cm
Object number: 2012.62.4
Credit Line: This acquisition was made possible with the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust Fund
Not on view
DescriptionLight wooden spoon decorated with dark pyrographed linear motifs on the handle and the perimeter of the bowl. Spoons such as these would be commonly used for eating, although this particular item does not show any sign of use.
Collection:
Global Africa
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