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Mace head

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Black-speckled white stone. In two pieces, complete.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 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

10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-145

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing