Antique Stone Mortar

ITEM NO: 3291

Antique Stone Mortar

An unusual ovoid shaped stone planter made from a dark coloured natural stone. Bought from a North Midlands collection, the origin of this planter is unknown but it appears to be an early stone mortar. Now with a drainage hole through the base it makes an interesting and unusual garden planter, internal dimensions 11" diameter x 9" deep. 

18th century or earlier. 

Height 15" inches
Diameter 18" inches