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Forty pounds of gold

Phil Stong

Forty pounds of gold

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Arthur Shilstone.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S882 Fo, PS3537.T6894 Fo
The Physical Object
Pagination218 p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6094738M
LC Control Number51012485
OCLC/WorldCa1738326

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Based on these parameters, modern researchers have estimated plates of pure gold would weigh at least 45 kilograms ( pounds) and might be too soft for engraved characters.

16 Book of Mormon record keepers may have employed an alloy to forge the metal plates, making them golden in appearance but not fully gold in substance.

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Martin Harris declared, “I hefted the plates many times, and should think they weighed forty or fifty pounds.” 2 William Smith, brother of the Prophet, reported that he “was permitted to lift them as they laid in a pillow case; but not to see them, as it was contrary to the commands he [Joseph Smith] had received.

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