Let's not speculate Synch, lets look at what was actually said:
At 5:21 in the clip:
Yet even with these high tech tools, Hopkins cannot replicate what ancient civilisations accomplished thousands of years ago.
At 5:50 on the subject of ancient sculptures and statues (Hopkins):
It's possible to do by hand, but it would take an incredible amount of time plus you have to have years of experience to pull it off.
At 9:00 in the clip; quoth Hopkins when shown photos of the PP relics:
If we were to do something like that today we would use computer driven CNC machines which have diamond tips and a template that the computer follows and even then it may not come out as perfect.
Does any more need to be said?