Dakota cow horn spoon

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Description A Dakota spoon carved from a cow's horn, circa 1900. The spoon has a shallow bowl and a long handle that is covered with a heavily quilled sheath in rose, natural, and dark bluw quills. The sheath terminates in quilled leather fringe with tin cones at the ends.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 1/2 inches length
2 inches width
2 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
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Food Service
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6015.2

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