JB.1176. Mortar and pestle, cast bronze with
engraved decoration. The cylindrical body rests
flat base and is decorated with series of almond-
shaped elements in high relief which are
turned up and down and at their peaks within a
triangle floral scrolls are engraved. Below the rim
epigraphic band is running around over
A matching pestle is attached.
Iran or Central Asia, 12th – 13th century.
Prof. Geoffrey King