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Spoon

Museum number:
9-11908
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090011908
Object count:
1
Description:
Ritual spoon with handles in shape of lizard called Chipkillie; patinated brass; bowl has representation of Shiva in low relief.
Collection place:
India
Person depicted:
Ganesha (Hindu deity)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.1 Religion and Divination: Objects and garb associated with practices reflecting submission, devotion, obedience, and service to supernatural agencies
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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