This striking Lozi Mortar can be used as a stool or table when inverted but have their origins as the traditional kitchen tool used to pound grain, maize and legumes for flour. These mortars are made from hardwood and are carved by hand in Zambia and/or Zimbabwe. Some have metal patches which add to their interest and charm. Lozi mortars are known for their intricate geometric carvings and shape.
Approximate Measurements: 8″ø x 17″H