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China's terra-cotta warriors are as close as Indianapolis
China's terra-cotta warriors are as close as Indianapolis

You need not go to China to see the famed terra-cotta warriors. Beginning this week, they’re as close as Indianapolis. On Saturday, "Terra Cotta Warriors: The Emperor’s Painted Army" opens at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis featuring some of the Xian terra-cotta warriors from Shaanxi province. Eight warriors, including an armored general, two archers and a painted head (making its first U.S. appearance) join more than 100 period artifacts in this display, which runs through Nov. 2. The tomb complex where Chinese farmers discovered the figures in 1974 spans 20 square miles. Experts think more than 700,000 laborers worked 30 years to create 130 chariots,...

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