The plethora of luxurious accessories, buried underground for some 1,500 years, is the main clue that this person buried in a grave in Gyeongju either belonged to a royal family or was a prestigious aristocrat.
Soldiers excavate the remains of soldiers who died during the Korean War (1950-53) from a mountain in Hwacheon County, Gangwon Province, on Monday.
A pair of gilt-bronze shoes dating back to the Silla Dynasty (57 B.C. to A.D. 935) was unearthed in Gyeongju, North Gyeongsang, earlier in May, a first in 43 years since the last discovery of precious footwear in the ancient capital city...
South Korea will resume its ongoing project to excavate the remains of its fallen troops from the 1950-53 Korean War after delays brought on by the coronavirus outbreak, announced its Ministry of National Defense Wednesday.