Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-8323

Description

Roughly carved wood spoon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spoons
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Wood
Carved
Spoon

Inscription

Script in pencil in bowl: T%aken from slave brig/brought into Provincetown/July 1860. Abandoned off/Coast of Cuba [three underlines under ""Cuba""]

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Spoon Accession Number 1991.669

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1 3/8 x 1/2 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.662

Places

Possibly