Contributed by Pejepscot History Center
This mortar and pestle was brought from Harpswell to Brunswick in 1808 by Mrs. Hannah Merryman. It belonged to her mother. Hannah, whose maiden name was Blake, married James Merryman of Harpswell.
About This Item
- Title: Mortar and Pestle, c. 1800
- Creation Date: circa 1800
- Subject Date: circa 1800
- Brunswick, Cumberland County, ME
- Harpswell, Cumberland County, ME
- Media: Wood
- Dimensions: 25 cm x 11 cm x 11 cm
- Local Code: OH 1155
- Object Type: Physical Object
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- food tools & equipment
- foodfood tools & equipment
- Merryman, Hannah
- Merryman, James
- mortars (grinding tools)
- motar and pestle
For more information about this item, contact:Pejepscot History Center
159 Park Row, Brunswick, ME 04011
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