Object Title

Mace

Mace

Date

1480-1520

Object Number

VIII.3

Provenance

Presumed Tower Arsenal

Physical Description

Of steel, hexagonal, hollow shaft, open at either end, (CHK) with a narrow moulding above and below the grip. There is a third, composite moulding just below the head; the latter of six stout, cusped flanges with small rounded features at the ends of each flange.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 476 mm (18.75 in) Weight: 1 lb 4 oz

Associations

Places Europe

Bibliographic References

Charles ffoulkes, Inventory and Survey of the Armouries of the Tower of London, 2 vols, London, 1916, vol. II, p. 253.