19th C Red Mortar with Pestle

19th C Red Mortar with Pestle

  • Original brick red milk paint.

    Finely made mortar with incised line decoration at the rim and in the middle.

    Nicely sculpted base

    Simple pestle, unpainted.

    Very tight hairline, and a partial hairline on the base

    7 1/4" x 4 1/2", pestle is 8 1/2" long.

    Found in rural Vermont and dating from about 1840.

    $15. shipping

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