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Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Wasco mortar and pestle)
Date (Execution) : c.1840
Geographical Origin : Columbia River, United States
Cultural Group : Chinook, Wasco
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Stone; wood
Support / Technique : carved
Object Type : mortars (grinding tools); pestles
Visual Description : The mortar is made from wood and is carved into a large, deep, barrel-like bowl. It has two lips on either side of the mouth, as if rope handles could be attached. The pestle is made from solid stone. It is slender and oblong in shape.
Accession # : U001.11.369
Width (cm) : 24.00
Height (cm) : 26.50
Depth (cm) : 28.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :