Large Roman pottery mortar

Made:
50-100

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Large Roman pottery mortar, light buff fabric, rounded rim, flat external base, rounded internally, purchased and presumably found in Italy, 1st century; may be Etruscan

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A69543
type:
mortar
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • grinder - tool
credit:
Castro, A. di