A CANAANITE BRONZE SWORD BLADE
Catalog:Bronze:Tools and Weapons: stock #1276999
Middle Bronze Age II/Age of the Patriarchs (2000-1550 BC)
A long, straight sword, forged with a central midrib for added strength of the blade and a single hole in the tang for the attachment of a handle.
In very good condition, natural patina present.
18.5 inches long (46.99 cm)
Certificate of Authenticity and Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority Included.
Yadin, ‚ÄúThe Art of Warfare in Biblical Lands: In Light of Archaeological Study (Volume I)‚ÄĚ (Jerusalem, 1963)