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Mace head

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, South of G 7650 between 7660, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.1473

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Limestone mace head, edges partly damaged, five incised lines running vertically from top to bottom.

Provenance

From Giza, south of G 7650, debris. 1928: 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.

(Accession date: January 20, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition