A street of Potosi and the Cerro Rico

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A street of Potosi and the Cerro Rico at the bottom. We are unaware of the exact quantity of silver which was extracted from Cerro Rico, the rich hill which overhangs Potosi, during its 4 centuries of productivity. However, according to a popular saying, it would have permitted to the Spaniards to build a silver bridge as far as Spain.
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A street of Potosi and the Cerro Rico

A street of Potosi and the Cerro Rico

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