THIS IS A HAND-CARVED SPOON OF MAPLE OR ALDER WOOD MADE BY THE BELLA COOLA TRIBE WITH DOCUMENTED HISTORY! THIS IS A UTENSIL ONCE USED TO TRANSFER FOOD FROM SERVING CONTAINERS TO DISHES AND TO EAT WITH. SPOONS WERE MADE WITH MAPLE OR ALDER WOOD AS CONIFER WOULD GIVE FOOD A BAD TASTE.THIS SPOON IS ELAGANTLY PLAIN, UNLIKE THE ELABORATELY DECORATED UTENSILS USED AT FEASTS. THIS SPOON MEASURES APPROX 7.5'' LONG, APPROX 2'' WIDE WITH ELONGATE DIAGONAL HANDLE AND NARROW FORM SCOOP. DISCOVERED BY AMOS HAVERSTICK GOTTSCHALL IN THE 1870s, IN BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA. DESCENDED TO HIS SON MORLEY REED GOTTSCHALL IN 1936. DESCENDED TO HIS SON DR. ROGERS, JR IN THE 1960s. DESCENDED TO HIS SON DAVID H.
Our relics are ALWAYS guaranteed authentic! We are pretty easy to get along with. The item "AUTHENTIC BELLA COOLA INDIAN HAND-CARVED WOOD SPOON DISCOVERED IN 1870s CANADA" is in sale since Tuesday, May 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Other Nat. The seller is "relicroomrendezvous" and is located in Sevierville, Tennessee.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Viet nam, Uruguay, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, South africa, Colombia, Antigua and barbuda, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, Montserrat.