Discoid mace head
Naqada I–IIa 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 744
Legacy dimension: .087 D.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Black and white mottled porphyry. About 75% complete- a big chunk out of one side account for all the loss. In three pieces and repaired.
From Mesaid tomb 744 [M/744]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition