Spoon

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Culture/People
Choctaw
Seller
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921
Previous owner
Susan Polk Jones (Susan Rayner Polk/Mrs. Joseph L. Jones), Non-Indian, 1842-1921
Dr. Joseph L. Jones, Non-Indian, 1833-1896
Object Name
Spoon
Media/Materials
Cow horn
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Food/Beverage Serving
Place
Mississippi, Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Dr. Joseph L. Jones (1833-1896, New Orleans, Louisiana); purchased by George Heye from Dr. Jones's widow, Susan Polk Jones (1842-1921), in 1906.
Catalog Number
7867
Barcode
007867.000
See related items
Choctaw
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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