Egyptian or Levantine banded haematite mace-headE259
A polished haematite macehead with a squat body and central aperture, the grey stone has natural red striations forming horizontal bands.
Levant or Egypt, late 4th to mid 3rd Millennium BC
3.8 x 4.6 cms
Chipping as seen in the photographs
Ex. private collection, Enschede, The Netherlands; acquired mid to late 20th Century