Antique Brass Mortar and Pestle - Apothecary
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
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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