Beautiful stone pestle & mortar in carved black Paleva stone. The bowl has a non-gloss polish on the outside; the inside and tool end of the pestle is smooth but not polished. Robust stone mortar bowl 7½cm tall x 9cm diameter. A really useful tool for grinding spices and pastes! This set is made in India by ethical producer One Village. In our shop One Village is a steady favorite supplier that we prize highly for their production values and quality products.