What is bronze?

Bronze has been used for thousands of years to make everything from swords to jewelry. Traditionally it has been an alloy of copper and tin. Copper will usually make up 90% of the alloy with tin as the remainder. Modern art foundries usually use a mixture of 95% copper and 5% silicon.

By adding Tin to Copper, early humans create the worlds first alloy – Bronze. Watch the video below to learn more!

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