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

Reference: 8155

Dated: c. 1650 English

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.

Dimensions: 7.00 inch wide 4.75 inch high 5.75 inch deep

Current Condition Good condition with five old chips at rims and handle. The body is exceptionally stable and robust.

Provenance: Private Collection Sussex England

Price: gbp 885.00 (Pound Sterling)
USD 1162.005 (US Dollars)

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