Traditional Olive Wood Pestle and Mortar, Rustic Pestle and Mortar, Herb Grinder, Wooden Spice Grinder, Rustic Wooden Pestle and Mortar

Kenyan artisans hand carve this useful mortar and pestle from beautifully grained wild olive wood. Each piece is completely unique and simply constructed to serve for years. Sold as a set with mortar and pestle

Olive wood is a rich, warm wood that is prized for its durability and beautiful grain patterns. Kenyan carvers use the natural tones of wild olive wood to create beautiful hostess gift or housewarming presents, and with just a little special handling, retain their natural beauty for years. Through each handcrafted piece, these talented artisans are able to gain a sustainable income while hand-crafting decorative and functional art.

Care instructions:

To care for wild olive wood serving pieces, Do not put them in the dishwasher, instead Hand wash with light soapy water and wipe clean with a damp cloth, dry and rub lightly with olive or mineral oil before storing.This will prevent the wood from drying out and it will bring the grain back to life.


- Size: Mortar 4"T x 5.25"D Pestle 7.5"L x 1.25"D

- Comes in Plain or with a batik Inlay. Choose from the drop down menu

- Materials: Wild olive wood and bone inlay

- FREE shipping in the US

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