~ 18th Century Bronze Mortar ~
This is a bronze made mortar with a plain cylindrical flared body. There are 3 double bands of concentric lines inside (the top one quite worn) with further concentric bands to the underside.
The pestle is not present.
~ Dimensions ~
The mortar is 4.5 inches (11.5cm) high with the lip diameter of 5.5 inches (14cm) and the base diameter of 3.9 inches (9.75cm).
It weight is 1.52 kg.
~ Condition ~
The mortar is in great antique condition with a good golden patina.