Proof of time travel? The 1,500-year old mummy wearing ADIDAS boots
AN ANCIENT mummy unearthed in Mongolia has sent the internet into a frenzy over its apparent cutting-edge footwear.
By SEAN MARTIN AND WILL STEWART
|The 'modern' fotwear found on the mummy (Credit: www.express.co.uk)|
Archaeologists discovered partial remains of a female who is believed to have died some 1,500-years ago, nearly 10,000 feet high in the Altai Mountains.
So far, experts have found only one hand and the woman’s feet. But it is what is on them that has created shock.
The traditional footwear of the time looks more like it was designed by German sportswear brand Adidas complete with the iconic stripes, which has got chins wagging on the internet.
One person wrote on Live Leak: “Didn't know they had Adidas back then…” While another questioned: “The mummy had on some Adidas in the first pic?”
However, experts have said that it is one of the most unique insights into Mongolian life at the time. Read more >>