The traditional wooden pestle make a unique decor piece. The wooden pestle were traditionally used by woman to pound grain and seeds in rural homesteads. Small mills now replace this manual method in many African communities. The hand carved wooden pestle each display its own unique markings and character. Hang the pestle on the wall or use as a towel rack, alternatively place it in the corner of the room to create interest.

Pestle (n)~ A heavy tool with a rounded end, used for crushing and grinding substances such as spices, seeds or grains, typically in a mortar.

  • Wooden pestle
  • Hand carved wooden stomper stick
  • 135-150CM Long
  • Traditionally used to pound maize, beans and seeds
  • Made in Zimbabwe

Wooden pestle