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Artist
Unknown
Title
Mortar and Pestle
Date
4000 BC–1600 AD
Medium
Igneous Rock (extrusive)
Dimensions
Mortar: 3 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 7 in. (8.9 × 16.5 × 17.8 cm) Pestle: 2 × 3 1/4 × 2 1/4 in. (5.1 × 8.3 × 5.7 cm)
Credit Line

The McDannald Collection, gift of Arthur T. McDannald

Current Location
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Accession Number
63.134.1,.2
Classification
Stone Carving, Shell & Ivory
Provenance

Arthur T. McDannald (d. 1963), Houston; given to MFAH, 1963.