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Catalog Number 1976.1.19
Accession number 1976.1
Object Name Ladle
Description The handle of the ladle is carved in a shape of a female face with hair divided into six triangular "corn row" patterns. The "neck" is incised with diagonal and slightly rounded ridges and the "bowl" of the ladle is carved with geometric designs. The ladle edge has been repaired.
Dimensions H-22 W-2.75 L-5 inches
Collection African Art Collection
Subjects Africa--Social life and customs.
Africa.
Ceremonial objects
Cote d' Ivoire
Eating & drinking
Etchings
Ivory Coast
Liberia
Spoons
Utensils
Wood carving
People Dan