Lot 49886483

Beautiful esoteric apothecary mortar - 31 x 29 cm - Breccia marble - 20th century

Wonderful esoteric mortar made of Breccia marble, depicting a snake with an iron tongue. From a private collection in Venice. This is a precious type of marble, called 'trovante', i. e. with a unique and incomparable colouring, a magnificent veining and an uncommon brightness. Needless to say, this is a one-of-a-kind lot. Exclusive and... more