China. Found a large sculpture panda

The sculpture is of impressive dimensions found in China, in Chengdu. Which animal is devoted to this work of art, whose age is estimated to be 2,000 years old, not very clear.

According to some — is the giant panda, others are inclined to the view that this is a pig, or a hippopotamus. Despite the dissimilarity of views, all agree on one thing: a miracle that such a massive sculpture preserved in excellent condition.
Length figure was 3.3 m, width — 1.2 m, height — 1.7 m Experts believe that the sculpture weighs about 8.5 tons

Also on this site have found other artifacts: ritual vessels, dishes, on the basis of which it was assumed that once this place a temple.

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