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A small, 19th century, pale grey marble mortar with a wooden pestle. The mortar is a traditional shape, with four lobes, and the marble has a fine grain. It measures 22.5cm. across by 10cm. high. The pestle is turned from beechwood and is 20cm. long by 4.6cm. diameter.
There is a very small chip to one of the lobes of the mortar but otherwise, both pieces are in very good condition.
Southern French or Northern Italian. Date c.1880.
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