Spoon made from aluminium (?), the plain bowl is leaf-shaped and the tapering handle which is decorated with punched (?) zig-zag lines widens to form a triangular-shaped point at the end. The widest part of the handle bears the punched (?) inscription, 'N.T.89.' The back of the spoon is plain.
- 20thc(late) (?)
- Made in: Guinea-Bissau (?)
- Found/Acquired: Guinea Bissau (?)
- Length: 20.9 centimetres
- Width: 4.6 centimetres
- Depth: 2 centimetres
Inscription Positiontop of handle
Acquisition details unknown.
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EAF123171
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