spoon (food processing & storage)

Spoon carved from a single piece of blond wood. The bowl is egg-shaped and has a number of chips around the edge. The handle is round in cross section and the upper side flattens towards the tip. The flattened section has three bands of horizontally, incised lines. The rounded section of the handle has bands of inlaid, copper wire and elevn, inlaid, glass beads.

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