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  This record is always scripturally referred to as being engraven on the "plates of brass," and never on "brass plates." For an excellent article comparing the teachings from the Plates of Brass cited in the Book of Mormon with the teachings from the Book of Moses (Pearl of Great Price) later revealed to Joseph Smith, and how these contrasted with the Book of Abraham, see Noel B. Reynolds, "The Brass Plates Version of Genesis," in John M. Lundquist and Stephen D. Ricks, eds., By Study And Also By Faith, Vol. 2, (Salt Lake City, Deseret Book Company and Foundation for Ancient Research and Mormon Studies, 1990), 136-173.