mortar - Marble - 20th century, possibly earlier

Description
mortar - Marble - 20th century, possibly earlier
Italy

Mortar carved from Biancone d’Asiago marble, typical in the area of the Serenissima for domestic items. With two side ears, but one has been restored, many cracks due to time and a beautiful veining all around makes it a distinctive item. it is still in first patina, perfect size for a decoration item. Comes from a private family in Venice and dates back to early 18th century. Dimensions: height 20 cm, maximum width 26 cm, weight 11 kg. Accurate packaging and tracked shipping.

Lot details
Object
mortar
Material
Marble
Estimated Period
20th century, possibly earlier
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Poor - heavily used with major cracks, damages or major parts missing
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in