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mortar

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Am1899,-.7.a

  • Description

    Mortar made of stone.

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Curator's comments

    Sally McLendon:
    Stone mortars were only used north of San Francisco bay in the Coast range of mountains for preparing medicines (including poisons).

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1899

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number

    Am1899,-.7.a

  • Additional IDs

    • Am1899C3.7a (old CDMS no.)
Mortar made of stone.

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