iron age

The period of time in which a culture’s most advanced tools and weapons were made of iron.  Differs by region.  The first iron ages date to -1200 in western and southern Eurasia.  There is no definite end to the iron age, but the term fades out gradually in the 1st millennium in light of gunpowder and overshadowing historic events.

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