Pestle

Native American (Unknown group)
Prehistoric
A.D. 700–1400


Object Place: Arizona or New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

4.76 x 11.11 cm (1 7/8 x 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1999.212

Medium or Technique

Extrusive igneous rock

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Household

Rounded, oblong, smooth stone; nearly black in color.

Provenance

1960s, received as a gift from the parents of a student by Thomas Makris (then a teacher), Scottsdale, AZ; 1999, gift of Linda and Thomas Makris to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 23, 1999)

Credit Line

Gift of Linda and Thomas Makris