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Archaeologists unearth 30 ancient Chinese Chess pieces in SW China


Thirty pieces of Chinese Chess are recently unearthed from a tomb dating back to Northern Song Dynasty (960–1279) in Wang'an county, southwest China's Sichuan province.

Archaeologists unearth 30 ancient Chinese Chess pieces in SW China

The chess pieces are made of bronze. "If they really are from the Northern Song Dynasty, the archaeological value of them is priceless," said one of the members of the archaeological team.

Source: People's Daily Online [May 26, 2016]
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