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And, behold, there was lifted up a talent of lead: and this is a woman that sitteth in the midst of the ephah.

New Defender's Study Bible Notes

5:7 talent of lead. The talent was the largest measure of weight, as the ephah was the largest measure of volume, both symbolizing the system of weights and measures which provides the very heart of the world’s commerce.

5:7 woman. As the circular weight was momentarily lifted from the mouth of the ephah, it revealed a woman evidently seeking to escape the container.

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