The bronze mask of Sanxingdui will appear in the CCTV Spring Festival Gala.
Chinanews.com client Beijing February 1 (reporter Yuan Xiuyue)”Sleep for thousands of years, wake up to shock the world.”On the evening of January 31, Zhang Guoli and Ran Honglin, director of sanxingdui Institute of Archaeology, displayed the unearthed cultural relics in Samsung on the stage of CCTV Spring Festival Gala, reproducing the style of ancient Shu.This time, the “new” is sanxingdui bronze mask.With a width of 131cm, a height of 71cm, a depth of 66cm and a weight of 131 jin, it is the largest and well-preserved large bronze mask unearthed at sanxingdui Site.Many netizens said it was “so shocking” and “so romantic”.Sanxingdui civilization, rich in splendid art and culture, shocked the world after its rescue excavation in 1986.After a lapse of many years, the excavation of six newly discovered pits in Sanxingdui began one after another.In this excavation, many national treasure-level cultural relics were found.Among them, a huge gold mask is found in no. 5 sacrificial pit.Although only half, but golden, very dazzling.The golden mask.The sacrificial pit is called the “treasure pot” among the eight sacrificial pits, among which there is also a gold mask.The gold mask features hollow eyes, rounded ears, a high nose and a large, slightly open mouth.Complete gold mask.In addition, there are copper top statue kneeling portrait, by the upper part of the copper statue and the lower part of the portrait combination.Bronze top statue in no. 3 sacrificial pit of Sanxingdui Site.The standing bronze statue, wearing a pointed crown, protruding eyes and exaggerated face, looks like ultraman.Bronze standing figure resembling Ultraman.Sichuan Provincial Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology provided another bronze head, resembling the shape of “Zhuge Liang” in The Three Kingdoms period.A bronze figure resembling Zhuge Liang in The Three Kingdoms period.A bronze sacred tree is also unearthed from the sacrificial pit, which is considered by many to be the prototype of Fusang in The Classic of Mountains and Seas.Top head of bronze Sacred Tree No. 3.Three bronze figures sitting on their knees with their heads turned are found in the 4th sacrificial pit. Archaeologists believe that the figures show that the ancient Shu had realistic sculpture art more than 3,000 years ago.Sanxingdui unearthed a bronze kneeling figure with his head turned.Some time ago, a bronze dragon and tiger “god beast” was found in no.8 sacrificial pit.This “god beast” has two horns on its head, a gold bottom with tiger markings, and is half dragon and half tiger.Some netizens said that the mysterious Sanxingdui unearthed must be a masterpiece, let people “rich imagination”, refresh cognition.Some people also said that seeing these cultural relics, I feel moved and futuristic, “history is engraved with buried memories, we look back at you in a thousand years.”Source: Chinanews.com