Spoon

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1855-1860

GUSN

GUSN-8466

Description

Roughly-carved wood spoon. Thinly carved handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

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.),

Related Items

Title Spoon Accession Number 1992.662

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 1/5 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.669

Places

Possibly