Ojibwe sugaring spoon

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Titles Ojibwe sugaring spoon
Description Large Ojibwe wooden spoon used for sugaring, with burnt decoration on handle with a large "S." Dated circa 1900-1950.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 14 inches length
2 1/4 inches width
6 3/4 inches diameter (bowl)
Nomenclature spoon
Materials wood (plant material)
Creation Made by: Ojibwe Indians
Subjects Collected by: Peterson, Alfred H.
Used by: Ojibwe Indians
Collected in: Cass Lake, Cass County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Food Processing
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900 - Approximately 1950 (Collector of materials was active from 1920 to 1974 with the majority of the collection dating from 1900 to 1925.)
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of anonymous donor
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2011.208.227 (Accession Number)

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