Disk-shaped macehead

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
3850–3650 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.5 x 8.9 cm (1 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

09.374

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Out on Loan

On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Provenance

Findspot Information: Mahasna, tomb H 85

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription