Visual Timeline: Bronze

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3800 BCE: Earliest bronze working.
 
2300 BCE: Bronze is used in the Aegean.
 
2000 BCE - 1500 BCE: Wessex culture introduces bronze working to Britain.
 
1800 BCE: Bronze working introduced to Egypt.
 
460 BCE - 450 BCE: Two bronze Greek warriors are sculpted, the 'Bronzi Riace'.
 
 
304 BCE: The Colossus of Rhodes, a representation of Helios, is built in Rhodes town harbour, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
 
 
 
 
 
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