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Spoon

Date:
15th–16th century
Geography:
Nigeria
Culture:
Edo peoples, Bini-Portuguese
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
Length 8-1/4 in.
Classification:
Bone/Ivory-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.17.143
Not on view
Dover Museum, Dover, Kent, UK, until 1948; James T. Hooper, Wiltshire, Arundel, UK, from 1948–(d.) 1971; (Christie's, London, July 14, 1976, no. 59); Marc and Denyse Ginzberg, Eastchester, NY, 1976–1988; Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, 1988–1991

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