During the last six thousand years nations have hated...
72 Whoso Wisheth To Make Use Of Vessels Of Silver And Gold Is At Liberty To Do So #46
In the Bayan the Bab allowed the use of gold and silver utensils, thus
abrogating the Islamic condemnation of their use which stems not from an
explicit injunction of the Qur'an but from Muslim traditions. Baha'u'llah
here confirms the Bab's ruling.