‘Terracotta Warriors’ at Discovery Times Square | Friends of the Museums (Singapore) | Scoop.it

"A new show at Discovery Times Square brings a few of Qin Shihuangdi’s entombed terra-cotta soldiers and much theatricality to New York.

 

Two millenniums ago, when the last shovelful of dirt fell on China’s terra-cotta soldiers, the thought was that they would be seen in this life no more. Buried in an emperor’s tomb, they would thenceforth secure and patrol imperial turf in the afterlife..."


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