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Dec 09, 2019 · Popular Science Monthly/Volume 67/December 1905/Mining and Use of Metals by the Ancient Egyptians. From Wikisource . The ancient Egyptians knew, and used, gold, copper, silver, iron, lead and tin, and the alloys, bronze, brass, electron and solder. The fact that brass was used has led some Egyptologists to believe that zinc was known, but the .Mining and metals investors were piling into the sector's big names on Wednesday as gold jumped, base metals prices surged and iron ore continued to rally on optimism about global demand for raw .