Iron Sword from the Time of Jeremiah Discovered near Jericho

Title

Iron Sword from the Time of Jeremiah Discovered near Jericho

Magazine

Ensign

Publication Type

Magazine Article

Year of Publication

1987

Authors

Ensign Staff (Corporate/Institutional)

Number of Pages

57

Date Published

June 1987

Volume

17

Issue Number

6

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Bibliographic Citation

"Iron Sword from the Time of Jeremiah Discovered near Jericho", Ensign, Vol. 17. no. 6 1987.

Abstract

Reports an archaeological find of an iron (or primitive steel) sword, perhaps dating to the time of King Josiah. Demonstrates that such workmanship as the sword of Laban existed at the time.

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Ancient Near East
Metallurgy
Sword
Weaponry

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