archaelogical digs in Peru have provided rich fodder
for jewelry artists today.
But the jewelry of is not limited to just reflecting antique art styles of the early cultures.
|Trivia ~ Hiram Bingham, the explorer adventurer who uncovered Machu Picchu in 1911, was married to Alfreda Mitchell, an heiress to the Tiffany jewelry fortune.|
the Incas were oppressed and finally conquered by adventurers
of their rich gold hoardings, mainly in the form of ceremonial jewelry,
mining for gold and other minerals did not take place on a large scale
until the invasion of Spanish civilization in Peru.
Currently, Peru is known for its production of copper, being the 3rd major source of copper worldwide.
Based on the results of ExpoPeru in 2010, the sectors with the greatest potential to export include jewelry from Peru.
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