Ancient Church, Dead Sea Scrolls, Book of Mormon, Books, 1 Nephi, Sword of Laban
The War Scroll of the Dead Sea Scrolls describes magnificent swords, whose workmanship may parallel that of the sword of Laban. Israelite leaders may well have carried precious swords.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Tvedtnes, John A.
"“The Workmanship Thereof Was Exceedingly Fine”,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies: Vol. 6
, Article 8.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol6/iss1/8