You'll remember Ava, one of the most diligently studied and interesting Beaker women ever. Now with ancient DNA it is revealed her hair was straight and dark. Update!
Via The Smithsonian
|"Ava" (Hew Morrison via the Smithsonian)|
Many thousands of Beakers sit on the shelf; shoveled out of the ground by dudes with a coiled whip on the belt. Ava was no warrior; her grave contains no copper or gold. Her grave was nearly forgotten. Now she is the most interesting woman in Britain. The face of the mysterious Beaker Enigma.
|Ginger Ava, before DNA informed coloration (Hew Morrison)|
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