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Banpo

Listed under Archaeological Sites in North Central China, China.

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The ruins of Banpo, a Neolithic settlement dating back to 5000 BC, have been excavated in Shaanxi. There is ongoing research taking place at this ancient site, with a number of theories existing about the society that lived there. Artifacts including tools and pottery, as well as complete buildings, can be seen by visitors to the Xi’an Banpo Museum.

Written by  Sarah Clise.

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