How Otzi the Iceman outfitted himself: Fur from brown bears and leather from roe deer

Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 13:32 in Biology & Nature

What does the 5,300-year-old man wear? Brown bear hats, goat leather leggings, roe deer quivers and striped jackets made from an assortment of sheep hides, according to a study published Wednesday in Scientific Reports.  The new work presents the most detailed analysis yet of the many garments...

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