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Jun 12 '12
China reveals more than 100 new Terracotta Warriors
Chinese archaeologists have unearthed nearly 120 new terracotta warriors built 2000 years ago to guard the first Chinese emperor Qin Shihuang’s tomb.
Along with the new warriors, life-size statues of entertainers or acrobats have also been found.
(via BBC News - China reveals more than 100 new Terracotta Warriors)

China reveals more than 100 new Terracotta Warriors

Chinese archaeologists have unearthed nearly 120 new terracotta warriors built 2000 years ago to guard the first Chinese emperor Qin Shihuang’s tomb.

Along with the new warriors, life-size statues of entertainers or acrobats have also been found.

(via BBC News - China reveals more than 100 new Terracotta Warriors)

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    The history of the Terracotta Warriors is quite remarkable.
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