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Mortar and pestle

Object Number: 
1941.1115ab
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Part (mortar): 5 7/8 x 7 1/2 in. (14.9 x 19.1 cm) Part (pestle): 3 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (8.9 x 23.5 cm)
Description: 
Turned wooden mortar with ovoid bowl and square-domed foot; three incised lines around body and one around base; turned wooden pestle; cylindrical grinder; cylindical handle.
Gallery Label: 
This mortar and pestle was found in Goshen, New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group