Object Title

Mace

Mace

Date

1470-1550

Object Number

VIII.4

Provenance

Presumed Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Solid, hexagonal steel haft with turned wooden grip. Head formed by six stout cusped flanges which thicken noticeably toward their points. Above and below the head there is a hexagonal moulding, the upper crowned by a roped button.

Featured in

Hundred Years War

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length: 536 mm (21.1 in) Weight: 1 lb 13 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.