The results of the preliminary evaluation of the top 10 new archaeological discoveries in China in 2021 have been announced

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Beijing, February 26 (Wei Yanxing) The preliminary evaluation results of 2021 top 10 new archaeological discoveries in China were announced on February 26.A total of 20 archaeological excavation projects were shortlisted as follows:1, sichuan daocheng pyrrho site 2 village site, the research division 3, gansu Zhang Jiachuan Ge Da sichuan site 4, henan nanyang huangshan site 5, hunan Li County cock crow city site 6, zhejiang yuyao openmindedness site 7, the shandong tengzhou hills site 8, sichuan guanghan sanxingdui sacrificial district 9, shaanxi baoji zhouyuan site 10, zhejiang qu Jiang Xizhou YuanQu mound tombs 11, shanxiNorth white geese cemetery 12 mountain, jiangxi ZhangShuGuo word warring states tomb, shaanxi, hubei Zheng Jiahu cemetery yunmeng 14, 13 big xian jiang village tomb 15, wuwei in gansu province only in the tang dynasty royal tombs group of 16 male cemetery in Lhasa, Tibet, xinjiang WeiLi 17 g him 18 libraries are g beacons site, hebei positive definite, fujiang south site (19, 20, anhui fengyang heilongjiang acheng gold attends Beijing site2021 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of modern Archaeology in China, and there are many important archaeological achievements involved in the preliminary evaluation.From the large old Stone Age wilderness site to the prehistoric settlement of Yangshao period, from the zhou yuan site to the large rammed earth building site in the early Zhou period to the Site of Ming And Zhongdu, from the lonely smoke in the desert, the desolate frontier watchtowers site to the ancient and modern folding of the south site of Kaiyuan Temple which attracted the public to watch……As Chinese archaeology continues to expand in depth, the gradually clear pattern of sites and the increasingly rich historical and cultural connotations are reflected in the shortlisted projects.In terms of the age of the sites, among the 20 finalists, seven are prehistoric archaeology, six are xia, Shang and Zhou archaeology, one is Qin, Han, Wei, Jin, Southern and Northern Dynasties archaeology, and six are Tang, Song, Yuan and Ming archaeology.Prehistoric archaeological achievements are still rich, xia, Shang and Zhou archaeology and tang, Song, Yuan and Ming archaeology, closely followed.In terms of geographical distribution, the 20 finalist archaeological discoveries come from 15 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government.Among them, Shanxi, Zhejiang, Sichuan, Shaanxi and Gansu have two finalists, accounting for half of the initial evaluation.The rest of Hebei, Heilongjiang, Anhui, Jiangxi, Shandong, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Xinjiang, Tibet and other regions have one entry each.The shortlisted projects are widely distributed in provinces and evenly distributed geographically.It is worth mentioning that most of the shortlisted projects are active excavation projects.This fully reflects the main development characteristics of Chinese archaeology, such as the increasingly strong topic, closer multi-disciplinary cooperation and clearer academic goals, and constantly pushes Chinese archaeology to further development.