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The terracotta army figures were manufactured in workshops by government laborers and local craftsmen using local materials.Heads, arms, legs, and torsos were created separately and then assembled by luting the pieces together.These were discarded as worthless and used along with soil to back fill the excavations.These are located approximately 1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi) east of the burial mound.a region riddled with underground springs and watercourses.For centuries, occasional reports mentioned pieces of terracotta figures and fragments of the Qin necropolis – roofing tiles, bricks and chunks of masonry.Geographer Li Daoyuan, writing six centuries after the First Emperor's death, recorded in Shui Jing Zhu that Mount Li was a favoured location due to its auspicious geology, "famed for its jade mines, its northern side was rich in gold, and its southern side rich in beautiful jade; the First Emperor, covetous of its fine reputation, therefore chose to be buried there".Sima Qian wrote that the First Emperor was buried with palaces, towers, officials, valuable artifacts and wondrous objects.

Pit 3 is the command post, with high-ranking officers and a war chariot.The soldiers within were laid out as if to protect the tomb from the east, where the Qin Emperor's conquered states lay.Pit 1, which is 230 metres (750 ft) long and 62 metres (203 ft) wide, Pit 1 has eleven corridors, most more than 3 metres (10 ft) wide and paved with small bricks with a wooden ceiling supported by large beams and posts.Other pits that formed the necropolis also have been excavated.These pits lie within and outside the walls surrounding the tomb mound.The Terracotta Army is a collection of terracotta sculptures depicting the armies of Qin Shi Huang, the first Emperor of China.It is a form of funerary art buried with the emperor in 210–209 BCE and whose purpose was to protect the emperor in his afterlife.They variously contain bronze carriages, terracotta figures of entertainers such as acrobats and strongmen, officials, stone armour suits, burials sites of horses, rare animals and labourers, as well as bronze cranes and ducks set in an underground park. They vary in height, uniform, and hairstyle in accordance with rank.Their faces appear to be different for each individual figure; scholars, however, have identified 10 basic face shapes.The coloured lacquer finish and individual facial features would have given the figures a realistic feel.However, much of the colour coating had flaked off or become greatly faded.

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