Mace head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Meris, Cemetery 41, Grave 302

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 7 cm (7/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

41/302

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

This is a mace head with a circular, 2 1/3” diameter hole in the center. Dark gray-green stone.

Provenance

From between Meris and Markos. (ASN 41/302, 1908). Excavated by the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia