Largs-type Macehead, Rousay, OrkneyYour model is disabled. For more details go to Edit properties3D Model
This unusual macehead is a ‘Largs-type’ dating from the early Bronze Age. While its Neolithic counterparts exhibit a parallel sides perforation and a highly polished surface, this macehead has an hour-glass shaped perforation and the surface has been incised and pick dressed.
Dimensions: L:113.3mm, B:51.7mm, T:44.7mm. W:405.3g
Accession No.: NMS AH 193
This model was produced by Dr Hugo Anderson-Whymark for a Leverhulme Trust funded project ‘Working stone, making communities: technology and identity on prehistoric Orkney’ Directed by Prof Mark Edmonds, University of York.