Photographs © Hamill
19.75" high x 3.75" wide x 3" deep
This elegant, beautifully carved Baule spoon was probably made to be sold.
There is a stable crack at the base of the spoon.
Intricately carved spoons were prestige objects for the Baule.
We recommend Baule: African Art Western Eyes by Susan M. Vogel (Yale).
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