Early 20th century Kwakiutl spoon with carved handle. Beautiful lines, carved with traditional designs.Provenance - from a California private collection. Kwakwaka'wakw, Kwakuitl carvings and art are one of the most distinctive forms of Northwest Coast American Indian art. Masks, totems, tools and bowls are usually created by artists who have inherited the rights to make them.
Many are used during Potlatch ceremonies that celebrate the community, the culture and honor their ancestors. The item "Antique Native American Indian woodcarving Kwakiutl Feast Spoon Ladle" is in sale since Monday, April 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Native American\ US\1800-1934\Other Nat. The seller is "galw001" and is located in Oakhurst, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.