Cluster of Tang Dynasty tombs found in China

Published on February 6th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

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A 1,300-year-old cluster of tombs dating back to the Tang Dynasty have been found in China.

“The cluster covers an area of 1,500 square meters on a 20-meter-high cliff, an unusual location for tombs,” Ai told state-run Xinhua news agency.

He added that his team was also very surprised to find such a large number of infant corpses.

But further research is needed to determine why so many people from that tribe died young.

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Story: Indian Express| Photo: Indian Express

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