Mystery of the 2,000-year-old tombs: Chinese archaeologists discover 113 ancient human remains buried in household clay containers

Mystery of the 2,000-year-old tombs: Chinese archaeologists discover 113 ancient human remains buried in household clay containers
 

Archaeologists have discovered a group of 2,000-year-old tombs using a unique ancient burial method in central China.
A total of 113 human remains have been found and each of them was wrapped with two to three clay containers, reported the People's Daily Online.
Chinese historians said the finding of the large-scale tomb site was significant in helping them understand the burial customs of the Western Han Dynasty (202BC-8).
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10 October 2016 in Science &Technology, Views: 53
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