A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough

A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough

An early north country carved stone creeing trough or mortar. To Cree is to bruise wheat or barley in a large stone mortar until the husks fall off. This would then be boiled for broth or frumenty. 

A curiously Northern item, mortars of this size could be found in large houses and steadings the medieval period and earlier.

Dimensions:

H 36 cm // 14"

W 39 cm // 15 1/4"

D 39 cm // 15 1/4" 

 

A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough

Trough
£425.00
A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough
A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough

A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough

Trough
£425.00
£425.00

A Rare Early Stone Creeing Trough

An early north country carved stone creeing trough or mortar. To Cree is to bruise wheat or barley in a large stone mortar until the husks fall off. This would then be boiled for broth or frumenty. 

A curiously Northern item, mortars of this size could be found in large houses and steadings the medieval period and earlier.

Dimensions:

H 36 cm // 14"

W 39 cm // 15 1/4"

D 39 cm // 15 1/4"