Discovery of Metals an Alloys

Events

Discovery of Gold (6000 BC)

6000 BC

Discovery of Copper (4200 BC)

4200 BC

Discovery of Silver (4000 BC)

4000 BC

Discovery of Lead (3500 BC)

3500 BC

Discovery of Tin (3000 BC)

3000 BC

Bronze Age (2500 - 1200 BC)

2500 BC - 1200 BC

Discovery of Bronze (2500 BC)

2500 BC

Discovery of Iron (1500 BC)

1500 BC

Discovery of Steel (1400 BC)

1400 BC

Iron Age (1200 - 500 BC)

1200 BC - 500 BC

Discovery of Aluminium (1872)

1872