Spatula: Pudding Knife

Unknown people (Papua New Guinea)


collected 19th century

Wood with white pigment

Overall: 13 9/16 × 1 3/8 × 1 1/8 in. (34.5 × 3.5 × 2.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



Place Made: Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, Oceania


19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear

Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Peoples of Oceania: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 47, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1-30, 1995.


Source unknown; donated to Dartmouth College, in the late 18th or 19th century; catalogued, 1913.

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