The people in the stone age started to utilise gold in jewelries.
copper is more significantly used than gold now. They begin to use copper in weaponeries
Silver kicks in and is used for currencies long time ago
Bronze was used for farm tools and weapons
This is when smelting came into play and was used for building statues.
Tin was smelted with copper to create bronze.
As smelting was commonly used this brang to the world the Iron Age
Resistant to the corrosion
Steel was used by the chinese during the han dynasty.
Aluminium covers most of the Earth's crust and known as one of the lightest metals.