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American Decorative Arts

Mortar and Pestle

1700–1750

Mortar: burl walnut; pestle: pine

mortar: 8 1/2 × 6 9/16 in. (21.6 × 16.6 cm)
pestle: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.2651.a-b
Geography: 
Made in America
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
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