Ivory spoon from the Bango people in D. R. Congo. This type of spoons were earlier attributed to the Boa people. See interesting article on Bruno Claessens fantastic website, brunoclaessens.com "Ivory spoons from the Boa revisited "
Provenance: Karl Stålgärde, Sweden. Soldier in Belgian Congo 1900-1910. Collected in situ. Inherited by Karl Stålgärde´s nephew.