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Canaanite bronze battle axe of “Eyeglasses - Duck Bill” transitional type.
Middle Bronze Age I- IIa: 2200-1750 BC.
H. 10.2 cm. ( 4 in), W. 6.2 cm. (2 7/16 in)
Minor chip at the socket, otherwise perfect. Fine green patina.

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The battle axe of transitional type between the wider “Eyeglasses” and the narrower “Duck Bill” types, with oblong rounded blade with central ridge, fenestrated with two oblong openings, and a socket at the back.

Cf. Miron, E., 1992, No. 231, pp. 58-59, Plate 15.


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