1000 BCE Bismuth

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Egypt, Greece, Rome, China, France elements Bismuth


Atomic number 83

Too soon

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The alchemists identified magnesium, phosphorus, sulfur, potassium, iron, copper, zinc, arsenic, silver, tin, antimony, platinum, gold, mercury, lead, and bismuth. Only a hundred or more elements were left.

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