Mortar and pestle

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1700-1800

GUSN

GUSN-8346

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

pestles
cookware
chip carving
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
maple (wood)
Maple
Turned
Painted
Carved
MORTAR & PESTLE

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.543A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

6.125 (H), 5.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.543AB