Precious bricked mural tombs discovered
The one-year archeological excavation of Jin (960-1276), Yuan (1271-1368), Ming (13681644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties’ tombs in Haojiagou village of Fenxi county in Shanxi province has achieved major results. 172 tombs were discovered and 200 pieces or sets of cultural relic items were unearthed, with three bricked mural tombs as highlights, according to Xinhua News.
This excavation area covers more than 4,000 square meters and various relics, including pottery, ceramics, iron wares, stone items, copper wares, bricks and tiles, were found at the site. (Photo 3)