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More terracotta warriors unearthed in Xi'an

2010-05-18 13:20:35 GMT2010-05-18 21:20:35 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Photo taken on May 18, 2010 shows part of the newly unearthed terracotta warriors at No 1 pit of the Museum of Qin Shihuang Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province. A total of 114 terracotta warriors - most painted in rich colors - have been unearthed at the largest pit within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), founder of China's first unified feudal empire, the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC). (Xinhua/Ding Haitao)

Photo taken on May 18, 2010 shows part of the newly unearthed terracotta warriors at No 1 pit of the Museum of Qin Shihuang Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province. A total of 114 terracotta warriors - most painted in rich colors - have been unearthed at the largest pit within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), founder of China's first unified feudal empire, the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC). (Xinhua/Ding Haitao)

Archaeologists work at No 1 pit of the Museum of Qin Shihuang Terracotta Warriors and Horses where more terracotta warriors have been newly unearthed, in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, May 18, 2010. A total of 114 terracotta warriors - most painted in rich colors - have been unearthed at the largest pit within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), founder of China's first unified feudal empire, the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC). (Xinhua/Ding Haitao)

An archaeologist works at No 1 pit of the Museum of Qin Shihuang Terracotta Warriors and Horses where more terracotta warriors have been newly unearthed, in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, May 18, 2010. A total of 114 terracotta warriors - most painted in rich colors - have been unearthed at the largest pit within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), founder of China's first unified feudal empire, the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC). (Xinhua/Ding Haitao)

An archaeologist works at No 1 pit of the Museum of Qin Shihuang Terracotta Warriors and Horses where more terracotta warriors have been newly unearthed, in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, May 18, 2010. A total of 114 terracotta warriors - most painted in rich colors - have been unearthed at the largest pit within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), founder of China's first unified feudal empire, the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC). (Xinhua/Ding Haitao)

Photo taken on May 18, 2010 shows part of the newly unearthed terracotta warriors at No 1 pit of the Museum of Qin Shihuang Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province. A total of 114 terracotta warriors - most painted in rich colors - have been unearthed at the largest pit within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), founder of China's first unified feudal empire, the Qin Dynasty (221-206 BC).

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