A number of thin gold discs have been found at pit No 5. Photo: Xinhua A number of thin gold discs have been found at pit No 5. Photo: Xinhua
A number of thin gold discs have been found at pit No 5. Photo: Xinhua

Sanxingdui: researchers say newly found sites in China date back as far as 3,200 years

  • Archaeologists are still excavating six sacrificial pits that were recently discovered
  • Some have been found to be from the period of the late Shang dynasty

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A number of thin gold discs have been found at pit No 5. Photo: Xinhua A number of thin gold discs have been found at pit No 5. Photo: Xinhua
A number of thin gold discs have been found at pit No 5. Photo: Xinhua
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