Mexican Huastec Hand Hewn Log Mortar and Pestle

Mexican Huastec Hand Hewn Log Mortar and Pestle

Ref: W2192

This mortar is carved from a single tree trunk, and used to grind coffee beans or grains for food preparation. It displays a nice weathered patina. Today, these antique mortars could make wonderful planters for a rustic setting. Note: includes a large pestle (not pictured).

19th century
W 20 D 20 H 30 in.
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