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Goldsmiths of Ancient Times
|Title||Goldsmiths of Ancient Times|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1949|
|Authors||Young, Levi Edgar|
|Date Published||April 1949|
|Keywords||Ancient America – Mesoamerica; Characters; Gold Plates; Metal Plates; Metallurgy|
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.
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