Fast Fact Monday

These fast facts will be included in our e-book. Stay tuned for details on its upcoming release.

1.) Pit 2 housed the cavalry with armored cavalrymen standing in front of their horses, war chariots drawn by four horses, and a group of archers and foot soldiers.
2.) The ground and wall surfaces of the pits were reinforced with thick layers of rammed earth.
3.) The warriors were mostly built from the bottom up. The base and feet were solidly constructed to provide the necessary support for the body.
4.) Scholars have identified eight basic face shapes, which suggests that at least eight face molds were being used.
5.) The warrior’s armor covered the torso, the waist, and sometimes the shoulders and arms.

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