For a more in-depth discussion of this hypothesis, see T.E. Levy, “‘You shall make for yourself no molten gods’—Some thoughts on Archaeology and Edomite Ethnic Identity” in S. Dolansky, ed., Sacred History, Sacred Literature: Essays on Ancient Israel, the Bible, and Religion in Honor of R.E. Friedman on His 60th Birthday (Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbraun, in press).