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Mortar and pestle

1991.543AB (RS20997)

Description

Green-painted, turned and chip-carved maple mortar with turned pine pestle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
chip carving
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
chip carving
cookware
Maple
maple (wood)
MORTAR & PESTLE
Painted
painting (coating)
pestles
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
6.125 (H), 5.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.543AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8346

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