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|Title||Sacred Writing on Metal Plates in the Ancient Mediterranean|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2007|
|Authors||Hamblin, William J.|
|Journal||The FARMS Review|
|Keywords||Ancient Near East; Metal Plates; Metallurgy; Recordkeeping|
Significant evidence reveals that bronze and other metals were historically used for writing sacred texts. This article uses that information to demonstrate the plausibility that the Book of Mormon prophet Lehi would have followed the same practice.
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