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Shocking! German football player Mesut Ozil looks like bronze face in the Sanxingdui Museum

Jun. 18, Beijing (Guangming) -- At 3:59 p.m. June 16, the official account of Sanxingdui Museum posted a weibo showing the comparative photos of a bronze mask unearthed in Sanxingdui and German football player Mesut Ozil. Ozil’s eyes resemble the ones on the mask. The museum also noted: Come on man, don’t disgrace our museum!" The weibo has been reposted 25000 times by 4 p.m. June 17 and received more than 3000 comments.

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comparative photos of a bronze mask unearthed in Sanxingdui and German football player Mesut Ozil

photo source: weibo of Sanxingdui Museum

"The feature of bronze mask unearthed in Sanxingdui is big-eyed and looks like a mid-west Asian or European," said Miss Zhu, manager of the official weibo account of the Sanxingdui Museum.

Some netizens’ comments:

@故乡的允: Wow, really "Chinese element in the World Cup"

@鳄鱼爸: I have to repost it. Finally it occurred to me who Ozil resembles.

@ wuying820: You are so cute as a museum!

[ Editor: lsm ]