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Newly unearthed terracotta warriors greet visitors

2010-06-23 03:31:28 GMT2010-06-23 11:31:28 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Photo taken on June 22, 2010 shows the 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 company of Terracotta Warriors - most painted in rich colors - were unearthed in May at No 1 pit, where the third excavation started in June last year, within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), also called the First Emperor of China. (Xinhua/Jiao Weiping)

Photo taken on June 22, 2010 shows the 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. (Xinhua/Jiao Weiping)

Photo taken on June 22, 2010 shows the 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. (Xinhua/Jiao Weiping)

Tourists take a look at the 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, June 22, 2010. (Xinhua/Jiao Weiping)

Photo taken on June 22, 2010 shows the 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. (Xinhua/Jiao Weiping)

Photo taken on June 22, 2010 shows the 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 company of Terracotta Warriors - most painted in rich colors - were unearthed in May at No 1 pit, where the third excavation started in June last year, within the mausoleum complex of Qin Shihuang (259-210 BC), also called the First Emperor of China.

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