Saturday, February 27, 2016

5,000 year old V-neck shirt confirmed as world's oldest garment


What you see here is the world's oldest-known woven garment still in existence. It's 5,000 years old, and was found by archeologists in an ancient Egyptian tomb in 1913. The Tarkhan Dress, as it has been dubbed, is currently on display at London's Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology. Researchers believe that a teenager or a slender woman wore it.

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