Mortar and pestle, used in snuff manufacture

Made:
1880-1930 in Canada

Mortar and pestle, used in snuff manufacture, with small leather skin pouch and pick, wood, mortar with ivory rim, Eskimo, Canadian, 1880-1930

Mortar and pestle, used in snuff manufacture, with small leather skin pouch and pick, wood, mortar with ivory rim, Inuit (Eskimo), Canadian, 1880-1930

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A16161
Materials:
mortar, ivory, mortar, wood, pestle, wood, pick, brass, plated, pouch, seal
type:
pouch
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • grinder - tool
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • pounder

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