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Mace head fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B700

Dimensions

2.4 x 4.6 cm (15/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-258

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, fishing

Fragment of mace head, black and white granite.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition