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Native American pestle

Object Number: 
1864.8a
Date: 
1500-1700
Medium: 
Stone
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 3 in. ( 17.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Stone pestle. Evidence of use as tool.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this pestle was found in 1835 on William Cooper's farm near Blockhouse Point, New Jersey.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group