What we see here does not add up to traditional Corded Ware

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Archaeologists have unearthed the remains of a Canada Goose Parka 5,000 year old man, who they believe may be the world first known homosexual caveman.

According to them, the way he was buried suggests that he was of a different sexual persuasion, reports the Daily Mail.

The skeleton of the late Stone Age Canada Goose online man, unearthed during excavations in the Czech canada goose black friday sale Republic, Canada Goose Jackets is said to date back to between 2900 and 2500 BC and was buried in a way Canada Goose sale normally reserved for women.

During that period, men were traditionally buried lying on their right side with the head pointing towards the west and canada goose replica women on their left side with the head facing east.

In canada goose clearance this case, the man was on his left side with his head facing west.

Another clue is that men tended to be interred with weapons, hammers and flint knives as well as several canada goose portions of food and drink to accompany them to the other side.

Women would be buried with necklaces buy canada goose jacket cheap made from teeth, canada goose store pets, and copper earrings, as Canada Goose Outlet well as domestic jugs and an egg shaped pot placed near the feet.

The caveman was buried with household jugs, and no weapons.

Archaeologists do not think it was a mistake or canada goose coats coincidence given the importance attached to funerals during canada goose coats on sale the period, known as the Corded Ware era buy canada goose jacket because of the pottery it produced.

“From history and ethnology, we know that people from this period took funeral rites very seriously so cheap Canada Goose it is highly unlikely that this positioning was a mistake,” canadian goose jacket said lead researcher Kamila Remisova Vesinova.

“Far more likely is that he was a man with a different sexual orientation, homosexual or transvestite. What we see here does not add up to traditional Corded Ware cultural norms,” she added.

An oval, egg canada goose thecanadagooseoutlet clearance sale shaped container usually associated with female burials was also found at the feet of the skeleton.

Another archaeologist Katerina Semradova said that colleagues had uncovered an earlier case dating the canada goose outlet from Canada Goose Online the Mesolithic period where a female warrior was buried as a man.

She added canada goose deals that Siberian shamans, or witch doctors, were also buried in this way but with richer funeral accessories appropriate to their elevated position in society.

“This later discovery was neither of those. We believe this is one of the earliest cases of what Canada Goose Coats On Sale could be described as a transvestite or third gender grave in the Czech Republic,” said Semradova.

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