A formidable weapon! Pre-Columbian, from the North Coast Of Peru, Chavin / Salinar Culture, ca. 2nd Century BC - 1st Century AD. Early mace head of black/brown hardstone, well-carved with beautiful symmetry. Originally attached to wooden staff. 4-1/2"H x 5-1/2"D at widest, intact/generally excellent, save expected surface chipping/wear, as shown.
ProvenanceEx-private Scottsdale, AZ collection.
Dimensions 4-1/2"H x 5-1/2"D
Ancient South America