S/2670 Antique Treen 19th Century Lignum Vitae Mortar
A sturdy lignum vitae mortar in heart and sap wood, having a rounded rim above four deep lines on a flared concave stem and stepped rounded foot. It has good lathe chatter marks on the base. The whole has a lovely colour, grain and patination.
7¾ in. (19.5 cm.) High
4¾ in. (12 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820