In the summer of 1986, when an employee of a brick factory in Guanghan, Sichuan excavated soil at the second excavation area of the Sanxingdui site, he dug a corner at a depth of two meters from the surface, accidentally revealing more than ten stone tools, and the mystery of the sacrificial pit of Sanxingdui was revealed.
Mysterious bronze masks, golden rods, bronze sacred trees… The cultural relics unearthed in Sanxingdui have shocked us too much. How did the word Sanxingdui come from? From the map, the three mounds where Sanxingdui is located are arranged in a straight line, like three gold stars in a line, but it is speculated that this was originally a strip-shaped city wall, and it is likely that two gaps were dug up by late human activities. Three solitary piles are formed.
34 years later, on September 6, 2020, the archaeology of the sacrificial area of the Sanxingdui site announced the resumption of excavations. The six sacrificial relics that first showed signs have attracted much attention.
Mysterious masks, eye worship, sacrificial riddles… Where did the raw materials for the many bronze and jade artifacts unearthed at the site come from? Why do they appear in the pit? Where did the Sanxingdui civilization come from, and why did it decline?
Almost half a year has passed since the resumption of excavation. What is the progress of the excavation of the Sanxingdui site? What’s new? Can many puzzles be solved?
The discovery of the Sanxingdui site enlightens us that in the Neolithic and Bronze Ages, many ancient people lived in different sub-geographical units in China. They were divided into countless people. The Sanxingdui culture is one of these many people. . Because human beings are divided into groups and thrive in different regions, the evolution of society can show many characteristics. What everyone has the same is the commonality, and what is different is the characteristic. The general summary requires all human beings to understand the nature of their own society, and then summarize it, rather than which region and civilization as the center; the performance of the characteristics requires us to take the beauty of each other, the beauty of the beauty, the beauty of the same, the world is the same. Concept to understand. In historical periods, especially prehistoric and aboriginal periods, many characteristics of social development need to be discovered, summarized, refined and studied through archaeological research. These commonalities and characteristics summarized under the aforementioned principles will deepen mankind’s understanding and understanding of the development and exchange of diverse civilizations, and will form a common mentality for mankind to face historical cognition. This is the prerequisite for the formation of a community with a shared future for mankind. The contribution of building Chinese characteristics, Chinese style, and Chinese style archaeology to a community with a shared future for mankind.