Antique Brass Mortar and Pestle - Apothecary

Antique Brass Mortar and Pestle - Apothecary

Regular price $89.50


Product Description:  Used early on, mortar and pestles were standard tools used to mash ingredients such as herbs and other substances for apothecary applications.  Today, made of a variety of materials, it is a popular kitchen collectible.  This early, solid brass mortar and pestle set offers character. The mortar offers a brassy appearance with light natural patina, where the pestle offers a bit darker brass, bronze look with gorgeous character showing signs of wear from age.   

Circa:  19th century

Material:  Brass

Dimensions:  3 1/2" height x 4 3/4" across opening
pestle:  8 3/8" Length x 1 1/2" diameter (at largest end) 

Product Weight: mortar: 4 pounds 4 ounces, pestle:  1 pound

Markings: No visible markings

Color: mortar:  yellowish-gold, pestle:  yellowish-brown

Condition: Previously owned - used.  Surface nicks and scratches.

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