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Nearly 60 gold leaves found in Sanxingdui Pit 8: Feel the breath of local tyrants that have traveled through thousands of years-Scientific Exploration-cnBeta.COM

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The archaeological excavations in Sanxingdui are continuing, and a large number of precious cultural relics are reunited with the world. Among them, there is a new bronze animal face in Pit 3, jade chisels are extracted from Pit 4, and more than 1,800 fragments of cultural relics unearthed in Pit 8… What is amazing is that, Except for the fragments of stone chime,Nearly 60 gold leaves of various sizes and shapes were also found in Pit 8.

According to reports,This batch of gold leaves are vein-shaped, with holes on the top, which can be used for hanging.

Because there are many branches of the gods unearthed in Pit 8, some archaeologists speculate that these golden leaves are leaves hanging on the branches, as evidenced by the circular holes on the top.

However, some people speculate that these artifacts are in the shape of a fish.

Whether it is a leaf or a fish-shaped gold ornamental piece, it remains to be further demonstrated, but what is certain is thatThey should be ornaments hanging on the sacred tree.

The Sanxingdui bronze sacred tree shattered into thousands of pieces and took nearly 10 years to repair

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