Mortar

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Culture/People
Houma
Previous owner
Francois Galle, Houma
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Mortar
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Dimensions
36.5 x 36.5 x 67.5 cm
Object Type
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place
Houma; Terrebonne Parish; Louisiana; USA
Collection History
Collected from Francois Galle (Houma) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8483
Barcode
018483.000
See related items
Houma
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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