"Standing Archer" Terracotta Army Tip by Willettsworld

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This is one kind of infantryman dressed in an unarmoured battle robe. It was unearthed from the exterior of the archer formation in Pit 2. The pose of both hands shows that this figure was ready to shoot. Altogether, 172 standing archers were found in this pit.

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  • Written Sep 5, 2009
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