nomadic horsemen: oldest known trousers | 3 uncut woven loom-shaped pieces of brown-colored wool cloth—1 for each leg & an insert for the crotch | side slits + strings for fastening at the waist + woven designs on the legs | Yanghai graveyard, Tarim Basin, China, Central Asia | ~3,000 years old
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Trousers dated from between the 13th-10th C. -BCE-. Separate panel thru the crotch and tubular legs. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618214002808
The Earliest Autograph Signatures (Circa 3,100 BCE) A pictographic list of titles and professions in ancient Sumeria (top), with the scribe's signature on the reverse side (bottom.) (View Larger) Pictographic lexical lists written in ancient Sumerian pictographic script on clay tablets are the earliest literature known, and also the earliest known evidence of school and learning.
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This is Cherchen Man. He stood about six feet tall, had light hair and fair skin, and he lived about 3,000 years ago in what is today the Xinjiang region of western China. He sports facial tattoos. And the world’s oldest surviving pair of pants. He’s among a group of mummies found in the Tarim Basin dating from between about 1900 B.C. and 200 A.D
Norway 10-11 in the Photograph of the striped woollen tunic (kjortel ) from Guddal, Norway. Museum: Universitetsmuseet i Bergen, InventoryNo: 030980, Motif: Guddal-drakten, BRM 31/1, rygg, Photographer: Ann-Mari Olsen.