Dipper

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1900

GUSN

GUSN-251680

Description

Coconut shell dipper with incised decoration on the exterior of the shell. Decorations consist of circles, half circles, and scalloping. Turned wooden handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dippers (serving utensils)
coconut (fruit)
wood (plant material)
turning (shaping process)
Wood
Dipper

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

3 5/8 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.953

Date

1860-1900 (Late 19th Century)

Places

Probably Pacific Islands [general region]