Canaanite Bronze Axe
An ancient Canaanite bronze fenestrated axe head with beveled windows, a raised spine, and duck-billed blade.
Middle Bronze Age.
cf.: O. Muscarella, Bronze and Iron, no. 511 & From the Lands of the Bible, Art and Artifacts, (New York, 1968) no. 81 for an example found in Huaran, Palastine.
Formerly in a European private collection.