Tall thin bronze mortar

Made:
1576

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Tall thin bronze mortar, wide flared rim, inscribed, slightly bulbous body, flaring foot and flat base, two rounded handles, decorated with coats of arms, Flemish(?), 1576

Details

Category:
Pharmacy-ware
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A112794
type:
mortars and pharmacy (preparation) mortars and pharmacy (preparation)
credit:
Fosters