American Southwest Virtual Museum Image Galleries
Landscapes and Environments
National Park Service Exhibits
Zoomorphic Mortar and Matching Pestle
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Description: Pumice paint mortar, shaped to resemble a frog or turtle, and matching oval pestle.
Dimensions: 9.5 x 6.3 x 3.2 cm (mortar) and 3.8 x 3.2 cm (pestle).
Collection: On display at the Tuzigoot National Monument Visitor Center (
catalog card - mortar
catalog card - pestle