Spoon

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Description The hinge area is cut and ground; the ventral edge has one larger round notch which measures about 1.3cm wide and 0.4cm deep, this edge is also serrated with many smaller notches, the teeth on the serrations are extensively worn possibly from use; all other edges broken.

Shellac on one side; there are two small perforations which are assumed to have been made by museum staff for display purposes.
Dimensions W-3.8 L-6.7 D-0.6 cm
Material Shell
Object ID 2111-303-T1
Object Name Spoon
Related Publications Buckstaff, Ralph N. "Indian Shell Work In The Oshkosh Museum." The Wisconsin Archeologist, Vol. 23, No. 2, 1942.
Search Terms Woodland
Oneota
Site # 47-WN-96
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