Goldsmiths of Ancient Times

Title

Goldsmiths of Ancient Times

Magazine

Improvement Era

Publication Type

Magazine Article

Year of Publication

1949

Authors

Pagination

206–208

Date Published

April 1949

Volume

52

Issue Number

4

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Bibliographic Citation

Young, Levi Edgar. "Goldsmiths of Ancient Times", Improvement Era, Vol. 52. no. 4 1949:206–208.

Abstract

This article discusses Spanish libraries containing historical accounts that describe a chamber in which gold plates were found. Ancient American goldsmiths made plates of gold that were thin like paper and on which ancient hieroglyphs were engraved.

Gold Plates
Metal Plates
Metallurgy
Characters
Ancient America - Mesoamerica

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