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1991.669 (RS20999)

Description

Roughly-carved wood spoon. Thinly carved handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1860
Inscriptions
Pencil in script on concave surface: Taken from Slave Brig/brought into Provincetown/July 1860 - Abandoned/off Coast of/Cuba [""Cuba"" double underlined.]
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Spoon
spoons
Treen
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 1/5 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.669
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8466
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