Handcrafted in Africa, wooden footed mortar and pestle. Great patina this kind of Moroccan mortar are used to grind spices. Nicely carved, the wood has some cracks on the bottom. Total height with pestle: 10" 5. Pestle: 9"5 x 2."5. Mortar: 6"5 H x 5" D.
- CreatorBerber Tribes of Morocco (Maker)
- In the Style Of
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacture1920
- Materials and techniques
- ConditionGood. cracks on the bottom.
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
H 10.5 in. x Dm 5 in.
H 26.67 cm x Dm 12.7 cm
- Diameter5 in. (12.7 cm)
- Seller locationLos Angeles, CA
- Seller reference numberWA0417
- Reference numberf90681702146653763fs
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