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Iron Sword from the Time of Jeremiah Discovered near Jericho
TitleIron Sword from the Time of Jeremiah Discovered near Jericho
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1987
Corporate AuthorsEnsign Staff
MagazineEnsign
Volume17
Issue Number6
Pagination57
Date PublishedJune 1987
KeywordsAncient Near East; Metallurgy; Sword; Weaponry
Abstract

Reports an archaeological find of an iron (or primitive steel) sword, perhaps dating to the time of King Josiah. Demonstrates that such workmanship as the sword of Laban existed at the time.

URLhttps://www.lds.org/languages/eng/content/ensign/1987/06/research-and-perspectives/iron-sword-from-the-time-of-jeremiah-discovered-near-jericho

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