A set of antique mortar and pestle from the Yoruba tribe in Nigeria. Both elements carved from single logs of wood with a dark wax finish. This antique African kitchen mortar features carved breast on the body, which is a symbol of fertility. The long pestle has a face carved at the top end.
  • *Era: Antique
  • *Material: Wood
  • *Size: 11“(D) x 16"(H)/ 3“(D) x 40"(H)
  • *Color: Brown
  • *Condition: Wear consistent with age & use, blemishes and imperfections will be present. These are not to be consider defects but rather part of its character & historical value. Shows cracks and discoloration.

Found in Nigeria

  • **Please bear in mind that colors of products shown may vary slightly from their original color due to monitor display settings or photography studio lighting.
DE-COR | Globally Inspired
Rare African Carved Mortar & Pestle (Trade)

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