Iron Age Forging

The use of meteoric iron was known to the people of Mesopotamia around 2000B.C. and the people of the Shang Dynasty between 1700B.C.and1450B.C.,long before the iron ages which came for different regions of the earth at different times. For India 1800B.C.,Africa 1200B.C.and central Europe 800B.C. mark the beginning of the Iron Ages. Skin bellows attached to wood or clay pipes directed air into a ground level c