Zhangqiu Jiaojia relics listed in 2017 top 10 archaeological discoveries in China

(chinadaily.com.cn)| Updated : 2018-05-15

Print Print

Top 10 archaeological discoveries in China, 2017 (in chronological order)

1. Tongtiandong relics in Jeminay, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region-Paleolithic, up to 45,000 years ago

2. Jiaojia relics in Jinan, Shandong province-Dawenkou culture, about 5,000 years ago

3. Yangguanzhai relics in Xi'an, Shaanxi province-Yangshao culture, about 5,000 years ago

4. Yaoheyuan relics in Pengyang, Ningxia Hui autonomous region-Western Zhou Dynasty (c. 11th century-771 BC)

5. Xinzheng ancient city relics of Han and Zheng states in Xinzheng, Henan province-Late Western Zhou Dynasty to Spring and Autumn Period (770-476 BC)

6. Yueyang city relics in Xi'an, Shaanxi province-Warring States Period (475-221 BC) to Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

7. Eastern Han Dynasty emperors' tombs in Luoyang, Henan province-Eastern Han Dynasty (25-220)

8. Grand Shangqing Taoist Palace relics in Yingtan, Jiangxi province-Song (960-1279) to Ming (1368-1644) dynasties

9. Shrine relics on Changbai Mountain in Antu, Jilin province-Jin Dynasty (1115-1234)

10. Battlefield relics in Meishan, Sichuan province-Late Ming Dynasty


Tomb with human remains and burial objects in Jiaojia relics in Zhangqiu district of Jinan, East China's Shandong province. [Photo/WeChat account: wenbozhongguo]

< 1 2