IGBO Spoon ca. 1900 [R/V/P] - x +
Igbo1900spoo

CN: Igbo1900spoo

MT: wood (16x4x2)

TX: inscribed with fountain pen on label mounted on handle <This spoon was made / by the Ebo Africans>

DN: Mr. Takis Efstathiou - 2008

CM: According to an inscription on this spoon's handle, the craftsman was an African of the Ebo tribe. 'Ebo' is the English word for the Igbo people of Nigeria, West Africa, who were prized for their knowledge of agricultural tools and crops such as yams, rice and maze.

[Megakles Rogakos 08/2008]

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