Pestle

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-8463

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

Descriptive Terms

pestles
cookware
carving (processes)
incising
wood (plant material)
Carved
Incised
Wood
Treen
Pestle

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

9.938 (H), 2.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.666

Places

Possibly