prmlogo2Cook-Voyage Collections
at the Pitt Rivers Museum


PRM0001349165179Pestle, of wood, from Tonga; part of the Forster collection (Forster 80; 1886.1.1166)

Pestle of wood, rounded at the widest end with a mushroom shaped top to the narrow end. Plaited coconut cord is tied around the handle of the grinder


  PRM0001309605179Pestle (with scale)
PRM0001309615179Pestle, showing base
PRM0001297115179Ashmolean label
PRM0001297105179Ashmolean and pre-Pitt Rivers labels