LONDON: The dress discovered in an ancient town of Egypt. After 65 years, this dress has declared the world’s oldest dress which is 5 to 5.6 thousand years ancient. It has verified by Radio Carbon Dating.
This v-shape shirt discovered in 1977 that has called ‘Tarkhan’ dress. This dress is from the beginning of the First Dynasty in Egypt or built in the third period of Naquadah. According to the estimate of the Oxford University Scientists, it is 3102 to 3482 BC years old and it can be called the world’s oldest dress. It stitched very carefully. Earlier to it, the dress found which was wrapped on a body like a cloak. But this dress cut first then stitched.
Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology located in London, Experts wrote a research on a paper of discovery. According to which, papers and clothing are finished through passing thousand years. But this dress is complete and in excellent condition which is a unique discovery. There are some signs on dress which could not be understood. But it shows the financial status of the wearer.
This dress was discovered in 1912, 31 kilometers away from Cairo. In 1977, it was brought to London Victoria and Albert Museum. But now, its Radio Carbon Dating and further investigation were done. It is clear that 5 thousand years old dress discovered in Egypt and has been declared the oldest dress of the world.
- Posted On: February 21, 2016
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