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Ancient 'Wand' May Be Oldest Example of Lead Work in the Levant

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 1206 days ago -
A lead and wood artifact discovered in a roughly 6,000-year-old grave in a desert cave is the oldest evidence of smelted lead on record in the Levant, a new study finds.


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Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Friday December 4, 2015, 7:13 pm
Thank you Marty.

Steve D (13)
Friday December 4, 2015, 8:01 pm
Fascinating story Marty, please post if you find out what the purpose of it was.

Animae C (508)
Friday December 4, 2015, 10:01 pm
Thanx Marty

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Saturday December 5, 2015, 10:24 am

Birgit W (160)
Saturday December 5, 2015, 2:32 pm
Thanks Marty.

Nelson Baker (0)
Saturday December 5, 2015, 2:43 pm
Noted. Thank you for the interesting article.

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