Egyptian Ceremonial Marble Mace Head

GBP 1,000.00

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Object Description

An extremely fine and well-preserved Egyptian spherical ceremonial mace head of finely veined black marble, drilled through the centre for attachment. The weapon is supplied with a custom-made wooden stand. Mace heads of this type can be traced back to predynastic Egypt.

Date: Circa 4th Millennium-3rd Millennium BC
Period: Predynastic Egypt

Object Literature

For a similar item, The Metropolitan Museum, item 10.176.101.

Object Condition

Very fine condition, mounted on a custom-made stand.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    W:5.9 x H:4.6 centimeters

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)208 364 4565
+44 (0)7833231322

Dealer Location

The Gallery
Trent Park Equestrian Centre
Eastpole Farm House, Bramley Road
Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
St James

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