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Discoidal macehead

Early Dynastic Period
ca. 3100–2649 B.C.
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Mahasna, Tomb H 9, EEF excavations 1908–1909
Diam. 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of The Egypt Exploration Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
Not on view
Excavated by E. Ayrton for The Egypt Exploration Fund, 1909. Received by the EEF from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Museum by subscription, 1909.

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