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1900 - 2016
This is a wooden mortar and pestle set that could be used to crush and grind down substances into a fine powder. Both pieces are made from wood yet appear to be of different types.
Number of Pieces
9.4 X 7.8, 15.1 X 2.9
Measurements are in the following order: Mortar, Pestle. All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.
The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing: Historical Collection. (2018). "Mortar and Pestle" [Photograph]. Retrieved from https://digitalcommons.molloy.edu/nur_hagan/979