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Set of Two Horn Spoons from the Sidamo of Ethiopia, Mounted, Mid-20th Century
Set of two horn spoons from the Sidamo of Ethiopia. Mounted, mid-20th century. Used in Sidamo households as spice spoons. Graceful in form, and with a lovely patina. One piece, on the right in the photo, has some detailed geometric patterns etched into the horn. Each is mounted on metal stand. Condition: The spoons are in good condition. Years of use has of course led to some wear, particularly to the end of the scoops. The pieces are structurally sound. Dimensions (mounted): Left 2 inches wide by 7 inches deep by 12.5 inches tall; Right 2 inches wide by 6.5 inches deep by 11 inches tall.
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- Place of OriginEthiopia
- Date of ManufactureMid-20th Century
- Materials and Techniques
- Condition DetailsThe spoons are in good condition. Years of use has of course led to some wear, particularly to the end of the scoops. The pieces are structurally sound.
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 12.5 in. x W 4 in. x D 7 in.H 31.75 cm x W 10.16 cm x D 17.78 cm
- Seller LocationPoint Richmond, CA
- Seller Reference NumberBT-180390
- Sold AsSet of 2
- Reference NumberLU1778217062571
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