spoon (food processing & storage)

Roughly made brass spoon, with a shallow, leaf-shaped bowl and a flat handle that is narrow at the bowl and widens towards the tip. The end of the handle is rounded with a notch cut into either side. The upper side of the handle is decorated with diagonal, incised lines and semicircles.

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