Hebei Huailai unearthed more than 2 thousand pieces of stone products containing Beaded ostrich eggs-wh60a

Hebei Huailai unearthed more than 2 thousand pieces of stone products containing Beaded ostrich eggshell (Figure) – Beijing newspaper news (reporter Ma Dongsheng) yesterday, reporters from the just concluded Zhangjiakou County in southern Huailai Jia Gou archaeological excavations was informed that the archaeologists were found in late more than 2 thousand pieces of stone products, decoration and bone Paleolithic cultural relics that is the most characteristic of more than and 10 pieces of ancient beads made of ostrich eggshell, and exquisite workmanship of the spicules, not only reflected the level of production process has high and ancient human aesthetic consciousness, also indicates that the Huailai basin with ostrich survival. Why do you want to carry out the archaeological excavations in Huailai county? According to the Huailai County Museum curator Li Dingyuan introduced between Nihewan ruins park and Zhoukoudian ancient human sites located in the world-renowned Huailai basin is Pleistocene (especially during the late Pleistocene) region and the important channel of ancient human migration and the spread of technology development and diffusion. A systematic archaeological survey and excavation of the Huailai basin, is not only out of the Nihewan Paleolithic Archaeology and expand to a major attempt in the Yongding River Basin, but also by the "small Nihewan" to "practice in Nihewan Paleolithic archaeology", can provide during ancient mankind behavior, population migration and cultural exchange diffusion the scientific problems of new materials and perspective for the research and exploration of the Pleistocene in North China and northeast asia. The site is located in the southeast of Nan Jia Gou Xin Yao Cun sang Yuan Zhen Huailai County, adjacent to the Guanting reservoir. The archaeological work by the State Administration of cultural heritage approved by the Hebei Normal University Institute of archaeology, Nihewan Museum of Zhangjiakou city and Huailai County Joint archaeological team excavated. As early as 2014, the specific position of the cultural layer was determined by the previous investigation and recorded. In 2015, the site was carried out in a small range of trial excavation, unearthed a wealth of stone products and animal fossils. Due to the dense distribution of cultural relics, the excavation layer is clear and reliable, the archaeological team from the beginning of July this year to further explore the work. According to experts, as of now, a total of earth and stone products, animal fossils, ornaments and other cultural relics totaling more than 2000 pieces. Among them, including more than and 10 beads, the bead diameter of about 0.6 cm, the surface is polished smooth, pore diameter of about 0.3 cm. The archaeological experts confirmed that these beads are made from ostrich eggshell. In addition to these more than and 10 products, there are some ostrich eggshell fragments. This indicates that the bead is produced by the local people, living in the Huailai basin was ostrich suitable climate, is the multiplication of the ostrich. In addition, also found some stone core, small stone leaves, conical stone products, etc.. In these unearthed cultural relics, there is a production of spicules is very beautiful, with stone type characteristics and relics buried sites speculated that in late paleolithic. The discovery of these items, reflecting the ancient way of life, to show the people’s life and production process. Experts said that the south ditch site is Huailai basin first discovered by the confirmation of the Microblade Technology (including a fine stone processing technology appeared in the late Paleolithic period of the Paleolithic site), for the study of the origin of the Microblade technology Chinese.相关的主题文章: