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Mortar and Pestal

1991.1122AB (RS21255)

Description

(A) Mortar is of a shallow bowl form with a squared spout, raised on three legs; (B) pestle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1900
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
cookware
Mortar & Pestle
mortars (grinding tools)
pestles
Soapstone
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1122AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3336
Related Items
Title Pestle Accession number 1991.1122B Notes 1991.1122 B MORTAR & PESTLE Relationship Part of set

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