Spoon

Egyptian
Date Uncertain


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.1919

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Cosmetic spoon with figure of hawk on handle. Perforation at end of handle.

Provenance

By 1942: with Frank Tano; 1942: sold by Frank Tano to Joseph Brummer; 1949: purchased by the MFA at the second Parke-Bernet Sale of the Joseph Brummer Collection, May, 1949 (stock no. N5316).
(Accession Date: May 1, 1949)

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund