The Spoon Brigade of Utensia

Real Name


First Appearance

The Emerald City of Oz (1910)

Created by

L. Frank Baum


The Spoon Brigade is the regular military brigade of the Kingdom of Utensia.

It consists of six to eight dozen spoons who stand straight up on their handles and carry swords and muskets. Their faces are outlined in the polished bowls and they look very stern and severe.

Public Domain Appearances

  • The Emerald City of Oz


While the original character who appeared in Oz books published before 1923 is in public domain, any versions published post-1923 are NOT.

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