American made iron mortar and pestle with flared base and removable steeped top for mining purposes.
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American made iron mortar and pestle with flared base and removable steeped top for mining purposes. Double pestle is 10 3/8" length and mortar is 5" height and 5 3/8" diameter circa 1875.
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Mortar Height, Diameter, Width at Handles: 12.85cm, 13.97cm (5.01in, 5.45in)
Pestle Length, Diameter: 26.82cm, 3.8cm (10.46in, 1.48in)
Notes on Measurements
Lid: 15.39 cm wide