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Macehead

Description

Unfinished cushion macehead reworked into a pestle form, from Bloody Quoy, Deerness, Orkney

Museum reference

X.AH 89

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Macehead

Materials

Granite

Physical description

Granite; with haft hole bored through the flat face; abraded at each end; polished

Collection place(s)

Bloody Quory, St Andrews and Deerness, Orkney, Scotland, Northern Europe

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