spoon (food service); ladle (food service)

Carved wooden ladle with a deep bowl. The handle is twisted, ending in a two-pronged hook.

Comparable spoon in the British Museum, object number Af1954,+23.798, from the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum and Johannesburg Art Gallery, formerly in the W. and U. Horstmann Collection (Phillips, T., 1995, p 220, and illustrated in Homberger, 1991, p 97).

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