Metal workers used tin and copper to create bronze and this process left residue. The majority of the tools used in the metal production process in Machu Picchu were hammers, mortars, molds, and polishers


  • Title: Scraping stone
  • Creator: Inca culture
  • Location: Cusco
  • Physical Dimensions: Largo 131 mm Ancho 84 mm Espesor 47 mm Peso 1160 gr
  • Provenance: Cusco
  • Type: Stone
  • Rights: Universidad Nacional de San Antonio Abad del Cusco. UNSAAC
  • Medium: Pulida
  • Materiales: Piedra negra compacta
  • Fecha: S. XVI
  • Cultura/Estilo: Inka

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