These items were collected in Afghanistan in the 1970's. The mortar is estimated to be from the late 19th century. It has a dark patina from years of use and has been repaired multiple times. The carvings are worn and the handle is slightly animistic.
They spoons are newer, early 20th century, and are complete and in good condition.
The three amulets were used for the protection of animals throughout the Himalayas.
The mortar measures 28 cm in length, 14 cm in width.
Spoons are 35 cm & 34 cm in length.
The items will be shipped with track and trace, insured up to 500 euro.
- Numero complessivo di oggetti
- Cucchiai, mortaio e amuleti
- Fine XIX secolo
- Regione/paese d'origine
- Afghanistan - Nuristan - Swat Valley
- In buone condizioni, vedi descrizione
- 20×21×0 cm