19th C Wood Mortar and Pestle

19th C Wood Mortar and Pestle for Herbs

  • Early, lathe turned mortar with a decorative indented line around the top and a matching line on the base.

    Very nice base, lovely patina.

    Found with this very early masher with an old repair.

    This was used for grinding herbs 

    5 3/4" tall x 4 1/2" in diameter.  Masher is 6 1/2" tall.

    Perfect antique condition - no cracks, chips or hairlines.  Masher has an old repair which adds to its charm.

    New England. mid 1800s.

    $10 shipping