A Seljuk bronze Mortar and Pestle Persia, 11th/ 12th Century the mortar of octagonal form with flattened rim and flared foot, two sides with lion's head suspension loops with ring handles, the remaining six with triangular bosses, the pestle of flaring elongated form with ribbed handle and bulbous finial the mortar 18 cm. diam
Greater Iran, probably Khurasan, early 13th century.
A BRONZE MORTAR AFGHANISTAN OR KHORASSAN (CENTRAL IRAN), 12TH CENTURY probably Khorassan or Iran, circa 10th century, heavily corroded and encrusted The mortar 5¼ in. (13.5 cm.) diam. Price Realized £2,375 ($3,829)