spoon (food processing & storage)

Long handled spoon, with a pointed bowl made from coconut. The handle is rounded in cross section at the bottom and flattens towards the tip. The handle is attached to the bowl using a vegetable fibre cord, which has been worked in a complex plait on the underside of the bowl.

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