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Mortar and Pestle

Description

Stone, round mortar with concave sides; cylinder-shaped pestle with one flat side and one end with a rounded point.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Used At Pierce House (Dorchester, Mass.).
Material
stone (rock)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Mortar & Pestle
pestles
stone (rock)
Dimensions
3 x 9 x 8 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2004.41.16.1-.2
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
223640

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