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|Title||Notes and Communications: Nephi's Jerusalem and Laban's Sword|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1993|
|Authors||Adams, Jr., William J.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Type of Article||Notes and Communications|
|Keywords||Ancient Near East; Archaeology; Jerusalem (Old World); Laban; Metallurgy; Nephi (Son of Lehi); Sword of Laban; Vered Jericho; Weaponry|
A three-foot sword excavated at Vered Jericho, likely dating to 620 bc, lends credence to the description of the sword of Laban in the Book of Mormon.
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