Japanese Pestle and Mortar

Japanese Pestle and Mortar


Classic Japanese Pestle and Mortar traditionally used for grinding sesame seeds and spices. The pestle is made with Sansho (Japanese pepper tree) wood, preventing the clay ridges from wearing down as well as bringing a hint of pepper to your grind. Made in Iga, renown for its Iga-Yaki pottery, a craft as old as the town itself.

Dimensions: Mortar Ø15 x 6cm, Pestle L16.5cm 

Material: Ochre Clay and Japanese Pepper Tree

Place of Origin: Iga, Japan

Instruction for Use: Hand-Wash is Recommended. Do Not Soak the Pestle in Water.

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