Sambelu | Pestle


Category: Vastu
Location: Hodka, Kutch, Gujarat
Cultural region: Kutch
Materials: Wood
Wood craft technique: Lacquering, Turning
Source: DICRC, India and SADACC, UK

This mortar and pestle are made of wood and finished with lacquer in traditional colours of red and yellow. This smaller size of pestle is mostly used for crushing spices or grinding pastes during food preparation.

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