tsusgm hapsg̱awlgm g̱an (Spoon)

About this object


This spoon bears a strong resemblance to other utensils by the same hand in the MOA collection as well as MOV and RBCM. The simple black pigment application and stripes conform to Elwitt’s style on other figural halibut spoons.

Physical description

Spoon is carved in a light hardwood, and elaborated with black stripes, stipples, dots, and dashes. Bowl is a typical shape with carved and painted handle outlined as a halibut.