English earthenware 17th century mortar the handle with a pinched terminal

English earthenware 17th century mortar the handle with a pinched terminal
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English earthenware 17th century mortar the handle with a pinched terminal

C. 1650 English
£885.00
Height4.75 inch
12.06 cm
Width7.00 inch
17.78 cm
Depth5.75 inch
14.60 cm
A rare and unrecorded earthenware mortar and handle with a pinched terminal. The pestle would probably have been made of hardwood. Very few of these pieces have survived, this example is very robustly and heavily potted and is in fine condition with only rim chips as historical damage.

Provenance

Private Collection Sussex England

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