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Akkadian rectangular axe
Topic Started: Feb 23 2011, 10:24 AM (605 Views)
Dan Howard
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I'm looking for a picture of what Hamblin describes as the "Akkadian rectangular sickle-axe". Apparently it looks like a crescent axe but the blade has a more square shape.
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Scott Woodruff
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That reminds me of a "sickle-axe" found in the Levant that was basically a sickle with a rectangular axe-blade on the back. I think the example I saw was much later than Akkadian. Is the term "sickle-axe" used to describe crescent axes?
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