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U001.11.364
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Haisla Stone Mortar and Pestle)
Date (Execution) : c. 1700
Geographical Origin : Kitimaat, British Columbia, Canada
Cultural Group : Haisla
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Stone
Support / Technique : carved
Object Type : mortars (grinding tools); pestles
Visual Description : The mortar is made from solid stone and is carved in the shape of a round bowl. The pestle is oblong in shape with a rounded base and a pointed, but rounded top; a phallic shape. The stone is a dark-grey colour.
Accession # : U001.11.364
Width (cm) : 23.00
Height (cm) : 12.20
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :