Spoon

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Description Two sets of serrations; one set is on the ventral margin made up of three notches which are about 1.2cm wide and 0.4cm deep the teeth are also trianglur and come to a point. The other set is on the dorsal margin and is raised; this set is made up of three teeth and two notches; the teeth are about 0.4cm long (making the notches the same length deep) and about 0.45cm wide (the notches are also about 0.45cm wide); the posterior end is broken.

Shellac on one side; two small perforations which are assumed to have been made by museum staff for display purposes.
Dimensions W-6 L-6 D-1.4 cm
Material Shell
Object ID 2111-132
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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