The Mace was a weapon with a heavy metal head fixed to a long wooden or metal shaft.
Portrayal in adaptionsEdit
The Lord of the Rings film trilogyEdit
In The Fellowship of the Ring, Sauron is shown using a mace in his fight with the soldiers of the Last Alliance of Elves and Men. He uses it to strike down Elendil before being struck down by Isildur. In The Return of the King, the Witch-king of Angmar uses a flail (Mace head on a chain) to attack Éowyn.
The Hobbit film trilogyEdit
- ↑ The Silmarillion, Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter XVIII: "Of the Ruin of Beleriand and the Fall of Fingolfin"