Within the recently opened tomb in Nanchang, Jiangxi province, central China, belonging to the Chinese Emperor Liu He of the of Western Han Dynasty (206 BC – 24 AD) archaeologists discovered numerous handwritings and symbols at the bottom of the outer coffin.
Archaeologists excavated an ancient tomb in Haihun, Jiangxi Province, China. The tomb, dated to the Western Han Dynasty, contained numerous relics.
Archaeologists uncovering the Haihunhou Tombs in Nanchang City, the capital of east China’s Jiangxi Province, discovered over 5000 bamboo slips containing writings. Some of them have been identified as Qi version of the “Analects of Confucius” written between 5th and 3rd cent. BC.
Five years of excavation at the Han Dynasty burial site of Haihunhou revealed more than 20000 artefacts, making the site one of the great archaeological finds of all time in China.