LIMESTONE MORTAR as a PLANTER
Hand carved in Wiltshire limestone
1600s or earlier
H 30cm (12") W 32cm (12.75") D 25cm (10") Cavity : 13cm diameter, 16cm deep
A rare and lovely mortar, hand carved in Wiltshire limestone. An unusual design with notched handholds on each corner's edge. The cavity is ideally sized to accept a plant pot to create a varied succession of plants (or cut flowers) whether used indoors or in the garden.
Stock No. 1878