Dating gold artifacts
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Many ancient societies went from the Neolithic Period to the Bronze Age.Some went from the Neolithic Period right to the Iron Age, such as in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The greatest milestone in human development that ushered in CIVILIZATION was Man's discovery of crop farming and animal husbandry.In the presence of an ample food and water supply, large camps eventually evolved into the first cities of the world.These complex societies flourished in the presence of stable resources.The luxury of not being The second most profound human accomplishment was the discovery of metal ore smelting and making objects out of metal instead of stone.Not only did this usher in a whole new age of technological advancement, it brought a completely new medium to the craftsman to create objects never before dreamed of.It also allowed Man to craft tools and weapons in size and purpose that were previously impossible with stone or organic resources.
This made everyday life easier when it came to improvements in tools but it also made life much more dangerous with the advent of the use of metal in weaponry.
Axes, maces, swords, daggers, hammers, arrowheads and spearheads were some of the many deadly new discoveries in metal.
The use of metal also allowed very sharp edges to be retained and easily sharpened compared to stone. The first metal used was copper in certain world regions of civilization.
Other regions went right to using bronze but at a later time.
Southeast Europe along with Western and Central Asia were the first regions using copper dating back to the 4th millennium BC.
This early period of transition from using stone implements (NEOLITHIC PERIOD) to using metal is called the CHALCOLITHIC PERIOD (also known as COPPER AGE or ENEOLITHIC PERIOD).