Large spoon: shaped wooden handle nailed to a bowl of carved coconut shell. [EC 'DCF 2004-2006 What's Upstairs?' 8/3/2006]
Place details: SE ASIA. Philippines / Manila . Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Wood Plant / Coconut Husk Plant / Metal / ?. Processes: Carved / Nailed / Perforated / Incised / ?. Dimensions: Max L = 291 mm Max W = 80 mm Field Collector: John Fiot Lee Pearse Maclear HMS Flying Fish When Collected: 1885 Other Owners: John Fiot Lee Pearse Maclear Julia Maclear PRM Source: Julia Maclear Acquired: Donated September 1909
KEYWORD: Spoon / Food Accessory / CLASS: Food and Drink / ?.
Research notes: 3 spoons are entries [1909.30.95 - 97]. [CF 7/1/2000]
Maclear was serving on HMS Flying Fish between 1883 and 1887 [AP 2/2/2001]