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Mace head fragment

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

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

16-2-258

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing