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Horn Work

Horn work

Horn Ladel

Period:
18th Century
Description:
Ladels and scoops were made from heated cowhorn pressed in moulds in the same way as spoons.  This one is from the village of Kilmaurs; a key centre for the horn industry.
Dimensions:
L 312mm
Source:
The Dick Institute
Digital Number:
EAFD008n
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council