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
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.