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A History of Art in Three Colours: Gold (BBC Documentary)

14K gold barbells in front of 24K gold for col...

A History of Art in Three Colours Episode 1 of 3

For the very first civilisations and also our own, the yellow lustre of gold is the most alluring and intoxicating colour of all. From the midst of pre-history to a bunker deep beneath the Bank of England, Dr James Fox reveals how golden treasures made across the ages reflect everything we have held as sacred.

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