Iwami Mortar - Small
Ceramic Iwami ware mortar handcrafted in the western part of Shimane Prefecture, Japan. Features a local soil glazed exterior, made from a combination of crushed stones and water. The unglazed interior has been hand combed to create a variety of textured patterns to help effectively grind ingredients.
Iwami ware is baked at a high temperatures of over 1300 degrees, and results in a strong ceramic which is suitable for breaking and grinding sharp and harder ingredients.
We recommend pairing with the Sansho Pestle - Small.
Measurements: 13.5cm x 13.5cm x 6cm