7 months China releases top archaeological findings for 2018 Manilatimes |World
China’s “Oscar Awards” for archaeological findings has released its final awarding list on Friday in Beijing, catching the attention from scholars, institutions of cultural relics and aficionados. Jointly organized by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) Institute of Archaeology and China Cultural Relics News, the award is always considered a platform for displaying the greatest discoveries and achievements in 2018. The top 10 discoveries range from the Neolithic period to the late Qing dynasty (1644-1911). Selected from 34 discoveries recommended by local archaeological institutes, the 10 sites come from nine provinces and regions in China, ranging from the far ... more