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Photo by Johan Vipper
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Rice Pestle

19th–early 20th century

Wood with rattan

181 × 6 × 6 cm (71 1/4 × 2 3/8 × 2 3/8 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.159
The top of this pestle has a small enclosure with a wooden cylinder that serves as a rattle.
Geography: 
Made in Timor, Indonesia
Culture: 
Timor
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
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