China’s terracotta army is one of the amazing archaeological
discoveries of modern history (see video below). It’s over 8
Thousands of statues of soldiers-archers, soldiers and horses in life
size, which was discovered in 1974 near the mausoleum of the first
Emperor of the Celestial Empire Qin Shi Huangdi in Xi’an.
In early 2015, archaeologists discovered new terracotta here.
sculptures – about 90 chariots and 1400 warriors, so the scientists of the PRC�
there is still no consensus whether the whole Qin Shi Huang clay army
found or underground still impartial guards rest
the great emperor.
As it turned out, in the afterlife a similar ceramic guard
accompanied other rulers or even high-ranking officials
Ancient China, just maybe not on such a scale. it
confirmed the recent discovery of a new terracotta army, however, its
miniature version. According to the publication of Live Science, discovered
artifacts that are at least 2100 years old represent
almost the same traditional guards, soldiers, archers and their
chariots, only these are statuettes, not sculptures. For example,
even the towers of this mystical guard no more than 140 high
centimeters, not to mention the infantry, musicians and animals.
Archaeologists have suggested that a miniature terracotta army
was meant for Liu Hong, who was the son of Emperor Wu, and
just lived in the city of Linzi (where artifacts were discovered), there was no time
being the capital of the kingdom of Qi. According to the preserved historical
documents, Juan died in 110 BC, not leaving behind
heir. His tomb was never found, why scientists
suggest that it is simply destroyed during construction in this
place of the railway in the sixties of the last century.
It was all the more surprising to find here another preserved
терракотовую army — мистические «игрушки» далекого прошлого,
which journalists say will attract a new wave to the PRC
tourists, since such discoveries are of concern to all who travel
around the world for the sake of their history, for the sake of understanding our society with
positions of the past …