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Object Name SPOON
Catalog Number 0985.10.00241
Description Carved white bone spoon with a shallow bowl. Written in the bowl: "Commanche Spoon October 1st 1858 Picked up on the field Wichita".
Dimensions L-7 inches
Owned Nathan George Evans; unidentified Comanche [unidentified Native American]
Event Battle of Wichita Village
Provenance Comanche Indian spoon picked up from the battlefield of Wichita, Texas on October 1, 1858.
People Evans, Nathan George
unidentified Native American [unidentified Comanche]
Search Terms found on battlefield
Subjects Native Americans
Indigenous peoples
Indians of North America