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Mace Head

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Pre-Columbian Anonymous,
Mace Head, n. d.
Stone
1 1/4 in. x 1 1/2 in. x 1 1/2 in. (3.18 cm x 3.81 cm x 3.81 cm)


Object Type: Tools
Technique: Carving
Period: Pre-Columbian
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Edward Nagel
Accession Number: 71.1.171


Commentary
Old number: 2550.5. Part of a lot of 43 Precolumbian items (#96 on the 1971 inventory).

Marks
No marks.

Medium
Carved granite or jadeite; dark with green speckles.

Object Description
Pineapple mace head from Mexico, of carved dark granite or jadeite. There are three rows of pineapple spikes around the outside and a hole through the center.

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