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Title

Spoon

Artist

Artist Unknown (Bassa)

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Spoon, Artist Unknown (Bassa)
Spoon: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Woodwork | Wood
Size: 25 1/2 x 5 3/16 x 3 7/16 in. (64.8 x 13.2 x 8.7 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, West Africa region
Culture: Bassa, Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, West Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: tall spoon with long bowl; human head with flat face, vertical ridge at center of forehead; rings around neck
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of N. Bud and Beverly Grossman
Accession Number: 2000.201
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009