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The explore team visits the tomb of the Terracotta Warriors and Horses, where there is a ceramic army of 8,099 life-sized, intricately carved statues modeled after Emperor Qin's army.

  • grant: $100,000 - Museum of the Terracotta Warriors and Horses of Qin Shihuang

    To provide general operating support to further the conservation and administration of site excavation and for the exhibition and interpretation of the findings, research on the sites' histories, and development of new technologies for conservation.

  • topic: archeology

  • location: xi'an

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monuments and museums: terracotta warriors

The explore team visits the tomb of the Terracotta Warriors and Horses, where there is a ceramic army of 8,099 life-sized, intricately carved statues modeled after Emperor Qin's army.

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