This lovely antique Indian karale, or mortar and pestle , would have once been. Central to Indian rural life in Rajasthan prior to the arrival of. Electricity, and the ubiquitous blender. Oday it's destined to be e.
A more contemporary 21st century kitchen environment in. The role it spent decades performing.
Both the mortar and pestle have been hewn out of a single piece of Makrana marble, the very same building material used in the construction of the. In Agra, commissioned by the Mughal. Emperor Shah Jahan in 1632.The mortar itself sits on a hand-carved foot, with carved slab-sided detailing. Oddly enough, we often source them mortars without pestles, probably because these are both heavy and substantial , and difficult to mislay. This is a rare chance to get an original matching set. We have recently sourced several antique marble and granite karales, each with a distinctly original feel and finish. Mystical place that is India.
This listing is for one marble karale, or mortar and pestle. AS SHOWN IN IMAGES 1 TO 9.Three further larger examples are shown in the last three images. COMBINED WEIGHT: 4.086 KGS.
FEATURED MICHELIN GUIDE AND RELATED CULINARY ITEMS FOR DISPLAY PURPOSES ONLY, AND NOT INCLUDED. WILL BE DISPATCHED IN POLYSTYRENE FOR PROTECTION. To see the wide range of Indian vintage antiques currently in stock, search.
Follow us in India on Instagram at lacewinginteriors. The item "ANTIQUE MARBLE KARALE. INDIAN MORTAR AND PESTLE, MAKRANA, RAJASTHAN.VINTAGE" is in sale since Tuesday, July 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Indian". The seller is "lacewing-interiors" and is located in Hampton. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam, Philippines.