This mini mortar and pestle is carved from soapstone and polished to a smooth finish on the exterior. Soapstone is a natural stone like marble and granite. Soapstone is composed of talc which is harmless and non-toxic. Soapstone for this product is mined from Rajasthan and Central India and ranges in color from rich green and deep purple to brown, yellow, pink and black.
Mortar measures 2 3/4" in height and 3" in diameter. Pestle measures 3" in length and 3/4" in diameter. Hand wash recommended. This is a handcrafted item and is made from natural stone, so the product may arrive in a range of shades like brown, beige and gray.
This product is made in New Delhi, India.