Mace head

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Hierakonpolis, 453-46

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 1.2 cm (3 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

98.1015

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Circular limestone macehead, flat on one side, slightly convex on other,large hole in center with small groove around the hole on the convex side.

Provenance

From Hierakonpolis, 453-46. 1898: Excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account, given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account.
(Accession date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription