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Mace head

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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

28.1473

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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