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When Corded Ware pottery started spreading in Finland, Estonia and Sweden over 5000 years ago, first artisans were most likely women who relocated upon marriage.
Skilled female potters travelled around the Baltic nearly 5000 years ago | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

Researchers at the archaeology laboratory have determined the origin and trajectories of clay pottery from nearly 5000 years ago. During the Corded Ware Culture period, Finland, Estonia and Sweden received skilful female artisans, who had learned to create fashionable and innovative pottery in the e...