spoon (food processing & storage)

Carved, wooden spoon with a human figure forming the handle. The figure is long and thin, with disproportional long arms. The figure has an elongated bow shape on the top of the head. There no eyes or nose indicated on the figure. There are some incised lines suggesting shoulder blades.

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