2 Kgs 23:6

23:6 burned it . . . and beat it to dust. This is like what Moses did after the Israelites worshiped a golden calf (Ex. 32:20; Deut. 9:21).

the graves of the common people. Josiah does this to desecrate the wooden image, not to contaminate the graves of the poor (Num. 19:16; Jer. 26:23).