Mortar & pestle

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-25179

Description

Mortar, probably mahogany, w/ circular base and slightly hourglass-shaped form. Molded rings around base and top w/ two incised lines at waist. Bottom has three shallow holes. Pestle probably maple. Milk bottle shape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mortars (grinding tools)
pestles
cookware
maple (wood)
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Mahogany
Maple
MORTAR & PESTLE

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

9.625 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.237AB