Mortar and pestle

Object Number: 
1979.92cd
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
c (mortar): 4 1/2 x 5 3/8 in. (11.4 x 13.7 cm) d (pestle): 8 x 1 1/2 in. (20.3 x 3.8 cm)
Description: 
Cylindrical brass mortar with flaring rim and knob handles, banded with incised lines and dumb bell shaped pestle with knop at center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Ruth Weinberger
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group