Disc shaped macehead



Accession Number
EC1427
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Predynastic case
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Warfare, hunting and fishing equipment, Mace
Material
Stone/minerals
Measurements
Diameter: 42mm | Height: 16mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

A small disc shaped macehead, or possibly a spindle whorl. It is made of a mottled grey and white stone, and there are traces of a paper label on the base.

Last modified: 26 Sep 2021

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