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Silver Fenestrated Axe Head - FZ.010
Origin: Golan Heights, Israel/Syria
Circa: 2100 BC to 1600 BC
Dimensions: 3.5" (8.9cm) high x 1.625" (4.1cm) wide
Catalogue: V1
Collection: Biblical
Medium: Silver

Location: United States
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The use of costly silver and the slender sculptural purity of its lines suggest that this was a ceremonial weapon rather than a functional one. It nonetheless radiates a mysterious, hypnotic power, as if it was witness to ancient rituals and could speak of secrets that lie deep within us all. - (FZ.010)


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