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Discovered Rare Tomb Filled With Gold 2,000 Years Old

Rare Tomb Filled With Gold

In the Chinese Haihunhou cemetery near Nanchang City, archaeologists have found astonishing treasure – about 20,000 gold coins and objects about two thousand years old, which is impossible to estimate market value. It is assumed that the tomb in which he found the gold belonged to Lu Heu, the granddaughter of a powerful Emperor Wu of Han, who ruled China from 156 BC-87 BC. Archaeologists exploring this area in the capital of East China province of Jiangxi for past five years, and consider it the best preserved royal tomb of the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC – 8 AD).

Rare Tomb Filled With Gold
Rare Tomb Filled With Gold

Until now there was discovered more than 10,000 items of bronze, silver and gold with an important cultural and historical value.
Among the remains are found and the stunning amount of old coins, crockery, furniture parts such as lamps and beds. Archaeological remains have proven that the dynasty enjoyed drinking wine, which was extremely rare at that time, and only available to the richest strata of Chinese society.

Rare Tomb Filled With Gold
Rare Tomb Filled With Gold

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Written by Slamchica

Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.

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