Stone mortar and pestle, India, 1750-1850
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Cup-shaped vessel in which drugs or herbal mixtures are pounded with a pestle.
An elongated piece of hard material usually made of stone. A pestle is used for grinding pigments, herbs, spices or other materials in a mortar.
An Indian medical tradition. Literally translated it means ‘Life Science’ and promotes mental and physical health through balancing biological elements. Ayurveda focuses on exercise, massage, yoga and meditation.