Spoon

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Culture/People
Seminole
Previous owner
Amos H. Gottschall, Non-Indian, 1854-1938
Ira S. Reed, Non-Indian
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Seller
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Object Name
Spoon
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Place
Florida; USA
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Amos H. Gottschall (1854-1938); purchased by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1950) at an unknown date from Ira S. Reed (an artifact collector and auctioneer in Sellersville, Pennsylvania, who often sold objects for Amos Gottschall); purchased by MAI from Frank Speck in 1948.
Catalog Number
21/1948
Barcode
211948.000
See related items
Seminole
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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