• Domestic Accessories
Lot 1503

EARLY CAST-IRON MORTAR AND PESTLE

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

EARLY CAST-IRON MORTAR AND PESTLE, cast form showing three faces and a twist design to handle, associated pestle with cast "3" on the handle, note on base of mortar reads "ELEANOR TEMPLEMAN / 5TH CENTURY". Continental. Possibly 5th century, or later. Mortar 3 7/8" HOA.

Condition

Good overall condition with minor surface rust and pitting.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.