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Goldsmith was an ancient Egyptian occupational title. A Goldsmith is a skilled metalworker who specializes in working with gold. Goldsmith workshops were probably exclusively situated within domains. They were often employed by the Pharaoh to craft jewelry and gild furniture or funerary equipment such as armchairs, coffins and death masks. The Chief Goldsmith or Overseer of the Goldsmiths held the highest position of an artisan in ancient Egyptian society as can be seen from their impressive tombs at the Theban Necropolis. The Chief Goldsmith was in change of overseeing and supervising his fellow goldsmiths within a specific domain.

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