Hanson Family Spoon Mystery

We have had a wooden spoon in our family for some time but don't know its history.
We suspect that it came from a time when a man courted a woman by making a spoon for her.

Does anyone know the history of such spoons?

Please email me at if you have any information.

Here are pictures of the spoon.

full view

left side view

left front view

top view

handle top detail

handle top vey close detail

view showing handle size

handle top detail

inside view

bottom view

side view of bottom

front view of bottom

inside view of bottom

 

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