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Pestle

1991.666 (RS20735)

Description

Masher with square head with incising in dark wood around top. Graduated bands of ornamental carving surmounted by shaped handle with faceted knob.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
incising
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
cookware
Incised
incising
Pestle
pestles
Treen
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
9.938 (H), 2.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.666
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8463

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