Spoon, reddish brown with narrow bowl; long broad flat tapering handle curved on the back and slightly concave on the front in sections. The handle decorated with incised decoration of a band of animals, at the bottom a shark-head with characteristic down turned mouth and many teeth, above him a squatting unidentified animal, above him a third animal, probably a frog.

Spoon, 19th century

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Title
Spoon
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Artist
Accession Number
28.97
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Spoon, reddish brown with narrow bowl; long broad flat tapering handle curved on the back and slightly concave on the front in sections. The handle decorated with incised decoration of a band of animals, at the bottom a shark-head with characteristic down turned mouth and many teeth, above him a squatting unidentified animal, above him a third animal, probably a frog.