Tag Archives: spoon

Horn spoon

TU66.3-11, carved horn spoon, Northwest Coast, North America, 15″ long, University of Pennsylvania Collection.  The horn was shaped and thinned using hot water and was likely made for the tourist trade in the early 20th century. Illustration by Muriel Kirkpatrick. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Archaeological illustration: part II

Remember the objects from my last post?  Here they are again – illustrated… Before spreadsheets and jpegs, typewriters and illustrations recorded and organized the Lab’s collections. Record keeping illustrations by Muriel Kirkpatrick from the Temple Anthropology Lab’s card catalogue.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Objects of travel

Here are more artifacts from the Rose Collection in honor of August, the month of travel and vacations! The nested teacups as well as the carved wooden spoon were acquired by Mrs. Rose herself.  The leather slippers, shown in the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment