Bronze mortar with smooth concave sides

Made:
1500-1650

Bronze mortar with smooth concave sides, flared rim and foot, 2 rounded handles, maulded rings, double-ended pestle, English, 1500-1650

Details

Category:
Pharmacy-ware
Object Number:
A604218
Measurements:
overall (mortar): 153 mm x 232 mm, 182 mm, 6.032 kg
overall (pestle): 230 mm x 40 mm, 0.958 kg
type:
mortars and pestles, pharmacy (preparation) mortars and pestles, pharmacy (preparation)
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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