pestle (food processing & storage)

Wooden pestle carved from a single piece of wood. The handle has a broad cylinder that is uneven at the top. The handle then tapers in to form a long, narrow cylinder before tapering out again to form the ball of the head. The head is rounded at the bottom and is stained red, possibly from use.

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