The Winter Estate Auction, Featuring Arts of the South
Large Antique African Carved Wood Mortar and Pestle
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1900, including a double sided tapered pestle with a geometric carved single hardwood block mortar.
Mortar 22.5 x 16 in. diameter
From the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harrison Smith, Salisbury, North Carolina
Old surface with wear, scratches and dents; chip and hairline cracks to pestle; attractive mellow patina.