Mortar and Pestal

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1800-1900

GUSN

GUSN-3336

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

mortars (grinding tools)
pestles
cookware
carving (processes)
soapstone (metamorphic rock)
Soapstone
Carved
Mortar & Pestle

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.1122

Related Items

Title Pestle Accession Number 1991.1122B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

2 1/2 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1122AB