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Tomb complex of Eastern Zhou Dynasty discovered in Henan
From:China Daily  Writer:  Date:2017-04-25
A tomb complex of Eastern Zhou Dynasty (770-256 BC) was discovered at a construction site in Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, April 20, 2017.


Archaeological staff members work at the tomb complex in Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, April 20, 2017. [Photo/Chinanews.com]


A skeleton is unearthed from the Eastern Zhou Dynasty tomb complex at a construction site in Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, April 20, 2017. [Photo/Chinanews.com]

More than 10 skeletons in various positions were unearthed from 30 tombs. The archaeological excavation work is still undergoing.


A skeleton is unearthed from the Eastern Zhou Dynasty tomb complex at a construction site in Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, April 20, 2017. [Photo/Chinanews.com]


An archeological staff member examines a skeleton unearthed from the Eastern Zhou Dynasty tomb complex at a construction site in Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan province, April 20, 2017. [Photo/Chinanews.com]

 
 
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