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Mace head

Flat cone shape, small hole through center.

Provenance

From Hierakonpolis. 1898: Excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account, given to the MFA by the Egyptian Research Account. (Accession date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

98.1019

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Axes, Maces, Clubs