spoon (food processing & storage)

Wooden spoon with a deep ovoid bowl. The handle is carved into a series of shapes with incised decoration of concentric circles, cross-hatching and horizontal lines. The base of the handle is narrow and rectangular. Above this is a carved hollow ovoid shape, followed by a triangle, a hollow circle, and a kite shape.

Label: Dark green luggage-type label with string attached, written in ink.

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