HELP INDEX NEXT UP PREVIOUS FEEDBACK ATG The Development of String

20,000 to 30,000 years ago early man developed the first string by twisting together handfuls of plant fibers. Preparing thin bundles of plant material and stretching them out while twisting them together produced a fine string or thread.

The ability to produce string and thread was the starting place for the development of weaving, spinning, and sewing. [SB] {WW}


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