Native American (Algonkian)
Object Place: New England (Coastal)
5.08 x 16.83 cm (2 x 6 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Spoon of hammered sheet brass with repeated drilled and stamped circular decoration along handle; fig shaped bowl.
Said to have belonged to John Alderman (17th century) and sold by his descendants [see note]. By 1982, William Taylor (dealer), North Attleboro, MA; 1983, sold by William Taylor to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)
NOTE: According to the dealer at the time of the acquisition. This account has not been verified.
Frank B. Bemis Fund