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Spoon

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

Egyptian, Date Uncertain,

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Egypt

Accession Number

49.1919

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical