Decorative Tunisian Olive Wood Mortar & Pestle

$ 54.95

Handmade out of fallen olive trees. Each set is unique.

Wood from olive trees is famous for its resistance over time. Historically, the Greeks and Romans used olive wood to make the crowns for their heroes. In Egypt it was used for the justice crown of Tutankhamen.

This light brown wooden mortar is used daily to mix spices. It is also perfect for homemade pesto and many other types of sauce.

Care Instructions: hand wash them after use and wipe them from time to time with some olive oil to maintain their glow.