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Object Number:29-108-363
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Cn II, 94; Class E
Period: Early Iron Age
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:1786 - Field No SF

Description

With short handle and pointed, double-edged blade. Both sides of the handle are decorated with a punctured decoration, which extends for 3.3 cm down one surface of the blade and 3.9 cm down the other.

Oren: “Dagger. Bronze; punctate decoration.”

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Canaan and Ancient Israel (18 Oct 1998 - 02 Aug 2021) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Oren, Eliezer D. 1973. The Northern Cemetery of Beth Shan.. Leiden. E. J. Brill. pg. xx, 307 p. with illus., 3 fold. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Figure 45, no. 6; Figure 76, no. 17View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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