Steven Sclaroff, designer and vintage dealer, has been plying his craft and wares in NYC since 1999. His eponymous Tribeca shop is a perfect showcase for his eclectic style--unpretentious, willfully imperfect, comfortable, and just a little wry. "For this sale I put together a bunch of things I like-- from my store, props from shoots, and samples from product design. I like the mix of western and eastern, modern and traditional, and serious quality stuff and great pieces of junk."
Impressive antique bronze pharmaceutical mortar and pestle. Founded
by Adam Blackman and David Cruz in 1993, Blackman Cruz celebrates the virtues of drama, humor, ingenuity, and brio. The showroom’s magnificent medley of antiques and contemporary pieces is an oasis of ...
Large, substantial kitchen or pharmacy mortar with matching
wood-handled pestle. Unglazed pottery. Marked Made in England and 9 on underside. Dimensions: mortar, 8"Dia (excluding spout) x 4"H; pestle, 9.25"L x 2"W (at widest point).
Set of three brass mortars and pestles with
no apparent maker's marks. Large, 3"H x 3.5"W x 3.5"L; pestle, 6"L x 1"D; medium, 3"H x 3"W x 3.5"L; pestle, 5.5"L x 1"D; small, 2.5"H x 2.5"W x 3"L; pestle, 4.5"L ...