Title: Pharmacy mortar in Carrara Calacatta marble, worked and sculpted by handMaker: Italian master craftsmenOrigin: Italy, VeniceDate/Period: 18° centuryMaterials: Carrara Calacatta marbleDimensions: Measurements: Width 32 cm, Length 32 cm, Height 18 cm, Hole diameter 18.5 cm, Thickness marble edge 3 cm, Weight 13 Kg
Extraordinary and Rare Pharmacy Mortar in Carrara Marble Calacatta worked and sculpted frontally with a lion's face. 18th century period. It comes from an important Venice pharmacy. To underline the color of Carrara marble (one of the most precious marbles) that emits a light and a truly amazing vigor, impeccable the representation of the head, precise and refined, cured in all the details. The mouth is pierced, presents the so-called draining board. A more unique object that is rare given the type of mortar, which gives it quality, high workmanship and considerable value. The marble, bright and impeccable, is also lively and luminous. Enchanting the grain of the marble, extremely beautiful. Optimal as ornament, furnishing accessory or whatever, it will certainly not go unnoticed. Well proportioned and not too large.
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