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Lot 0072
**Originally Listed At $500**

Ancient Near East, the Levant, Canaanite people, ca. 2nd millennium BCE. A cast-bronze axe head with an ovoid socket, a ribbed tong-shaped blade, and two elliptical piercings to each face extending to the socket. Beautiful layers of green and russet patina cover the entirety of the axe head form. Size: 1.625" W x 3.75" H (4.1 cm x 9.5 cm).

Provenance: private East Coast, USA collection

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Condition

Surface wear and abrasions commensurate with age, and light roughness across most surfaces, otherwise intact and very good. Light earthen deposits and great green and russet patina throughout.

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Canaanite Bronze Axe Head - Duck Bill Form

Estimate $500 - $750Feb 25, 2019
Louisville, CO, USA