Nations top 100 archaeology findings of past century listed
By WANG KAIHAO in Sanmenxia, Henan China Daily Updated: 2021-10-19 07:32
A painted pottery basin is displayed at Yangshao Culture Museum. [LI AN/XINHUA]
Generations of Chinese archaeologists have made fruitful findings in the past century, ranging from the discovery of the Yangshao village site in Sanmenxia, Henan province, in 1921, marking the birth of modern Chinese archaeology, to the ongoing excavation of the Sanxingdui site in Sichuan province, which has attracted wide public attention through live broadcasts.