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Mortar made for Abu Bakr 'Ali Malikzad al-Tabrizi

Object Name: Mortar and pestle
Date: late 12th–early 13th century
Geography: Iran
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Brass; cast, chased, engraved, and inlaid with silver and black compound
Dimensions: Mortar: 91.1.527a H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm) Diam. 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm) Pestle: 91.1.527b H. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm) Diam. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification: Metal
Credit Line: Edward C. Moore Collection, Bequest of Edward C. Moore, 1891
Accession Number: 91.1.527a, b

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