Skip to main content

Mortar

Scope note

A pasty building material, composed of sand and lime, or cement mixed with water, which gradually hardens when exposed to air. PUTNAM

This term has 32 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Object name
Material

Getty AAT term number

300014741

Broader Terms used

filler

Term used for

mortars

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Citation for print

This page can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Terminology definition for: mortar" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/terminology/term-31422 Accessed: 2022-12-05 17:25:08

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this page on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/terminology/term-31422|title=Terminology definition for: mortar|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-05 17:25:08|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/api/v1/terminology/term-31422

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...