Large Antique African Wooden Mortar


An early 20th century wooden grain stomper with a distinctive carved handle and beautiful rich patina. Mortars such as this one were carved from large branches or tree trunks to make a piece large enough to grind sufficient quantities of spices or grain. 


width 23cm x height 35cm


As with all vintage pieces, there may be minor imperfections which are considered normal. We make every effort to highlight more significant flaws.