China’s renowned Terracotta Warriors will wow Bangkok in an exhibition at the city’s National Museum running from September 15 till December 15, open on Wednesday to Sunday, 9:00 to 16:00.
The 2,700 year old works of art are being put on display in Siwamokkhaphiman Hall, in an exhibit entitled, “Qin Shi Huang: The First Emperor Of China And Terracotta Warriors”.
The exhibition will feature 133 relics, four life-size warrior sculptures, one bronze chariot and many other artifacts unearthed from the tomb of Qin Shi Huang which dates back to the Qin Dynasty (221 – 206 BC). At the event, visitors will get to learn about China’s ancient engineering skills and technology.
The famous trade route known as the Silk Road also features. This was actually a network of routes connecting East and West, fundamental at the time in creating economic, political and cultural connections.