Stone mortar and pestle, India, 1750–1850

Stone mortar and pestle, Indian, 1750-1850.
A stone mortar and pestle made in India. The mortar and pestle is a traditional tool important in many medical traditions, used to grind and blend plants and minerals into a wide range of remedies.
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
1750-1850
Inventory number :
A657140