Anyang Yin

Anyang Yin

Ruins Yin Ruins is located on both banks of Huanhe River, northwest suburb of Anyang, Henan province. It was developed into a grand capital of about 30sq km in total with 273 years of development from Emperor Pangeng who moved the capital to Yin to Shang's last Emperor Xin. In the 1890s, oracle bone inscriptions were found in Yin Ruins. Since 1928, all-round and continuous archeological efforts have been made in Yin Ruins. Palace, workshop and tombs were found and a great deal of oracle bones, bronze ware and jade ware were unearthed.