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Proof from the Gold of Pyrgi
TitleProof from the Gold of Pyrgi
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1966
AuthorsSmith, Henry A.
MagazineThe Instructor
Volume101
Issue Number11
Pagination444-445
Date PublishedNovember 1966
KeywordsMetal Plates; Metallurgy; Recordkeeping
Abstract

Discusses recent discoveries that provide evidence that ancient people did write on metal plates, including the finding of gold plates found in Pyrgi, Italy, that bear ancient inscriptions.