Brass mortar on pedestal base with panels that has chased Arabic script.
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Brass mortar on pedestal base with panels that has chased Arabic script. 2 3/4" height and 2 5/16" diameter and banded and engraved lines pestle in 4 7/16" length. India origin circa 1960.
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Mortar Height, Diameter: 6.75cm, 6.65cm (2.63in, 2.59in)
Pestle Length, Diameter: 12.2cm, 1.9cm (4.76in, 0.74in)
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