Mortar and pestle

Mortar and pestle
Title
Mortar and pestle
Date 
1750-1850
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Part (mortar): 6 3/8 x 8 in. (16.2 x 20.3 cm) Part (pestle): 2 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. (7 x 29.2 cm)
Description 
Baluster-shaped turned wood or treenware mortar with molded foot; turned burl pestle with cylindrical shaft and baluster shaped handle.
Credit Line 
Gift of Major Lester D. Gardner
Object Number 
1948.35ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group