Gold

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Episode 1 of 3

Duration: 59 minutes

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.

Credits

Presenter
James Fox
Director
Matt Hill
Producer
Matt Hill
Executive Producer
Jonty Claypole

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