**Originally Listed At $300**
Europe, Dutch or German, ca. 18th century CE. A thick, mold-made glass mortar used by a chemist or apothecary. Marks on the sides from a pestle are clearly visible as are strike marks on the base and lower sides. A small spout projects from one side for pouring. A beautiful example from the history of science and medicine! Size: 7.25" W x 5.7" H (18.4 cm x 14.5 cm)
Provenance: private San Francisco, California, USA collection
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Chips on interior from and underside of base from use as well as scratches around the interior.