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Dakota cow horn spoon
Description A Dakota spoon carved from a cow's horn, circa 1900. The end of the handle is shaped to suggest a bird's head with red-painted eyes.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 1/2 inches length
3 inches width
1 3/4 inches depth
Nomenclature Spoon
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Found at Fort Totten, Benson County, North Dakota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Used by Dakota Indians
Used in United States
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Food Service
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6015.3