spoon (food processing & storage)

Wooden spoon with an ovoid bowl, which is darkened on the reverse. The handle is long, and is set at an angle of 45° to the bowl. The handle is also rectangular in cross-section and has a slight curve. There is an incised zigzag design running along the length of the handle.

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