Another unique discovery was made by archaeologists from China. During the excavation of ancient tombs, researchers were able to locate a copy of the Terracotta army in miniature.
According to the publication Live Science, a miniature copy of the famous findings consists of chariots, towers, and figures of infantry and cavalry. Scientists believe that the age of this find is 2100.
Miniature army is not so numerous. It a few hundred soldiers, in contrast to the troops of the time of Qin Shi Huang, consisting of 8 thousand sculptures. In addition, according to a preliminary assessment, finding fresh younger “older sister” for about 1 century.
Height of the figures of warriors in this finding is not more than 140 cm, in comparison with soldiers of the terracotta army, which were sculpted in natural size.
Scientific experts claim that it is possible, judging by the scale and form of burial, near a place of burial.
They discovered a vehicle, cavalry, cavalry, 300 infantry in a square formerly used for the burial of kings or civil servants. In the southern and Northern side riders, musicians, carts with oxen, protective structures.
The researchers suggested, based on the size, age and place of discovery, a miniature Terracotta army was created to bury the son of Emperor Wu, Liu Hong, who ruled from 141 to 87 BC But in the 1970’s, in connection with the construction of the railway, the burial destroyed.
The famous discovery –the Terracotta army of the first Emperor, consisting of terracotta warriors in full growth, where the burial is at the mausoleum of Qin Shi Huang.
In 1974, China’s peasants, during the excavation of a well in Shaanxi province, suddenly found the terracotta army. Then archaeologists for the past 5 years has been found and renovated less than a thousand clay sculptures. The terracotta army has just 8 thousand sculptures.
Experts estimate that the opening of the tomb of the Emperor, who, being in life built a huge underground Empire, it will take about 200 years. The tomb was found also the unusual shape of the building.
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