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Qin terracotta army

Wenli Zhang

Qin terracotta army

treasures of Lintong

by Wenli Zhang

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Published by Scala Books, Cultural Relics Publishing House in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Qin Shihuang, -- Emperor of China, -- 259-210 B.C -- Tomb.,
  • Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese -- Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementZhang Wenli.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22272730M
    ISBN 100856674508

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Pit 1, Army of the First Emperor, Qin dynasty, Lintong, China, c. B.C.E., painted terracotta (photo: mararie, CC BY-SAWhen we look at the vast rows of the 6, soldiers of the army in Pit 1 (the largest yet found) we see a view that no one had seen for more than two thousand years — from the time that the tombs were sealed until the excavations of the s.

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Over a thousand terracotta warriors and horses have been uncovered since then. At least 6, more are thought to remain buried.