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30 Apr 2013 - 19 Jun 2013

[Seoul Exhibition] Mongolian Archeological Excavation

Seoul exhibition: Mongolian Archeological Excavation

The "Xiongnu, Great Empire of the Steppes Mongolian Archeological Excavation Exhibition" is the result of several years of excavation preformed by the Archaeology and History Department of the National Museum of Korea.

The Huns' tombs in Duurlig Nars and Khentii Aimag in Mongolia yielded around 100 artifacts including jade disks.

The exhibition will offer an introduction to Tomb No. 1, a gigantic tomb with a length of 54m, accompanied by attached tombs that were excavated in 2009, 2010 and 2011.

The exhibition will be held from April 30 to June 19th 2013 at the National Museum of Korea.

See images of the tombs and artifacts here.

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