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Terracotta Warriors, Xian, China. Sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China, buried with the emperor in 210–209 BC.

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The Terracotta Army, Xian, China/ Every face is different, and there are over 8,000 soldiers, 130 chariots with 520 horses and 150 cavalry horses. They've also unearthed officials, strongmen, acrobats and musicians. These date back to the late third century B.C. to protect the emperor in the afterlife.

TerraCotta Warriors. The terracotta figures, dating circa 210 BC, were discovered in 1974 by some local farmers near Xi’an, Shaanxi province, China near the Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor.

The Terracotta Army or the "Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses", is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China.

The famous ceramic army of the emperor Qin Shi Huang makes a masterful use of a naturalism (each figure is an individual and soldiers clearly show a variety of nationalities and clothing types) that almost certainly was inspired by contact with the West and the Greco-Roman world: