Carved wooden spoon with a long, shaped handle, which is painted in stripes of red, white, green, yellow, blue, navy and pink. The handle has cracked along its length and a small section has broken away and been repaired using two nails. A small piece of nylon is tied around the handle forming a loop, perhaps used for display.
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