Burial Mask

  • News HeadlinesRare 3 000 year old gold burial mask discovered in China 1

    Rare 3,000-year-old gold burial mask discovered in China

    (ORDO NEWS) — The South China Morning Post reported on a unique discovery made by Chinese archaeologists, who recovered a golden burial mask more than 3,000 years old from the tomb of an ancient Chinese aristocrat. The mask replicated the facial features of a person and could completely cover the face of an adult, but it was attached to a wooden pole or a dummy, and not to a real…