Mace head fragment

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Dimensions

3.2 x 3.7 cm (1 1/4 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2240

Medium or Technique

Granite, white with black inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Fragment of mace head, polished

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B501. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum Of Fine Arts Expedition