Scholarship of textile history, especially its earlier stages, is part of material culture studies.Genetic analysis suggests that the human body louse, which lives in clothing, may only have diverged from the head louse some 170 millennia ago, which supports evidence that humans began wearing clothing at around this time.
Coptic textiles are physical evidence of an ancient part of the world’s history.The social significance of the finished product reflects their culture.Textiles can be felt or spun fibers made into yarn and subsequently netted, looped, knit or woven to make fabrics, which appeared in the Middle East during the late stone age.I find this quite appalling, and I call this Even their neighbors to the south, the Nubians, had a flourishing textile industry, as can be seen on images on pyramids at Meroë, and images of the great queen Amanishakheto, as well as those of pharaoh Piye.Later on, as several civilizations flourished throughout Africa, cotton became a more commonly used fabric. w=220" class="size-full wp-image-4773" alt="Kente cloth" src="https://africanlegends.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/kente.png? w=500" srcset="https://africanlegends.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/220w, https://africanlegends.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/kente.png? w=144 144w" sizes="(max-width: 220px) 100vw, 220px" /, is Ghana’s national fabric, with the most expensive ones made with golden threads for kings only (in the olden days).