spoon (food processing & storage)

Spoon with leaf-shaped bowl, with bowl and handle made from one piece of wood. The end of the handle is made from red coral with three bands of metal. The end piece of coral has two short branches and is incised with small diagonal lines. One of the coral branches is broken.

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