A Levantine Iron Pick Axe, Iron Age II C - Hellenistic Period, ca. 7th - 1st century BCE
Manufactured in ancient Israel during Biblical times, featuring a vertically-placed cutting blade and a central socketed rhomboid shield.
cf. The Jewish Museum, New York, no.1982-8
Dimensions: Length: 19.5 cm (7.6 inches)
Condition: Intact and in good condition overall.
Provenance: Alex Malloy collection, acquired 1980s - 1990s.
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