This exquisite bronze pestle and mortar set is a peek into the years of yore, with clanking sounds that ring through the kitchen, followed by wafts of spices and aromatics in the air.
The piece has a simple mortar in the shape of a chalice with a flattened rim and a subtle rib right under. The surface is embossed in repetitive patterns throughout. The entirety of the piece is doused in a rich patina, giving it a dull golden shine that complements the kitchen backsplash.
This beautiful piece has been procured from Kumbakonam and is estimated to be between 50 and 60 years of age.
Styling and usage: This beautiful utilitarian piece can be used as intended or set against a plain kitchen backsplash to accentuate the preexisting decor arrangements.
Significant feature: embossed surface, excellent craftsmanship.