The Viking boat burial was discovered in 2011 by archaeologists working on a wider project to explore human life in Swordle Bay, from Stone Age burial chambers through to the 19th Century.
According to this account, 100 flowing rivers were simulated using mercury, and above them the ceiling was decorated with heavenly bodies below which were the features of the land.
It is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210–209 BCE and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife.
The figures, dating from approximately the late third century BCE, were discovered in 1974 by local farmers in Lintong District, Xi'an, Shaanxi province.
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“It was the oil of the time and produced agricultural tools and weapons.”Despite ancient accounts that the mines were operated by slaves, the researcher said mining experts likely oversaw and trained apprentices to extricate the valuable natural resource.
According to Ben-Yosef, the wall his team found was five meters high and once stretched for hundreds of meters.
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In addition to the wall, the archeologists uncovered sling stones, donkey bones and dung on both sides of a gatehouse.
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