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  1. Earliest Iron Artifacts Came from SpaceResearchers have shown that ancient Egyptian iron beads held at the Univ. College London Petrie Museum were hammered from pieces of meteorites, rather than iron ore. The objects, which trace their origins to outer space, also predate the emergence of iron smelting by two millennia.Carefully hammered into thin sheets before being rolled into tubes, the nine beads – which are over 5,000 years-old - were originally strung into a necklace together with other exotic minerals such as gold and gemstones, revealing the high value of this exotic material in ancient times.Read more: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2013/08/earliest-iron-artifacts-came-space

    Earliest Iron Artifacts Came from Space

    Researchers have shown that ancient Egyptian iron beads held at the Univ. College London Petrie Museum were hammered from pieces of meteorites, rather than iron ore. The objects, which trace their origins to outer space, also predate the emergence of iron smelting by two millennia.

    Carefully hammered into thin sheets before being rolled into tubes, the nine beads – which are over 5,000 years-old - were originally strung into a necklace together with other exotic minerals such as gold and gemstones, revealing the high value of this exotic material in ancient times.

    Read more: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2013/08/earliest-iron-artifacts-came-space

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