Dakota horn ladle

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Description A large horn ladle or spoon, Dakota, with a deep bowl and a scroll turn at the top end of the handle, circa the mid-19th century. The ladle was reportedly made by Dakota Indians from the horn of a mountain goat.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 17 1/2 inches length
5 inches width
4 3/4 inches height
Nomenclature Ladle
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Charles, John H.
Made by Dakota Indians
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Food Service
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1850
Use: Not later than 03/1945
(Acquired by the Sibley House Association March 1945.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2408

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