Sandok (in Tagalog), luwag (in Ilonggo)

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Title

Sandok (in Tagalog), luwag (in Ilonggo)

Subject

This spoon belongs to Jong Hernaez, an Oxford resident and cookware business owner.

"It was made by my father-in-law, Ludovico Hernaez, in the 1990s. He made it by hand using a coconut shell and bamboo - materials found near his house. It is used as a ladle or serving spoon back home in Negros Philippines."

Description

Story recorded for the Mixing Matters project.

Voice recording: Jong talking about the sandok.

Photos, top to bottom:
- Jong's artwork inspired by her sandok, created in a workshop run as part of the Mixing Matters project by Oxford artist Dionne Freeman
- The sandok and Jong's artwork
- Jong Hernaez, portait taken by Oxford photographer Fran Monks

Contributor

Jong Hernaez
Museum of Oxford

Rights

Jong Hernaez
Museum of Oxford

Creator

Jong Hernaez

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