The eldest piece of fabric ever discovered

Eldest fabric discoveredExcavations works that have been continuing in the earliest settlement of Catalhöyük  in the central Anatolian province of Konya have revealed a 9,000-year-old piece of linen fabric. The world’s first hemp-weaved fabric has been found in the ground of a burned house.

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