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Axe Fragment

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Description:

Perhaps of a double axe. Curved blade dividing into three arms, each of which splits to form an ovoid-shaped socket. The socket bears traces of wood. A thick ridge runs horizontally down the middle of each side and, leaving the blade, forms the middle arm.

Medium:
Bronze
Provenance:

Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928

Source:
29-108-346
Spatial:
Israel
Beth Shean
Temporal:
Byzantine
Identifier:
287058
1764
Agg Provider:
Penn Museum
Agg Is Shown At:
http://www.penn.museum/collections/object/287058