Marble pestle and mortar, Egyptian, 1650BC-1575BC

Made:
1650-1575 BCE

Marble pestle and mortar, Egyptian, 1650BC-1575BC

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A634860
Materials:
complete and marble (limestone)
Measurements:
Pestle: 7 mm x 10 mm x 27 mm, .002 kg
Mortar: 16 mm x 24 mm .01 kg
type:
mortars and pestles and archaeology (egyptian), pharmacy (preparation) archaeology (egyptian), mortars and pestles and pharmacy (preparation)
credit:
Sotheby's