Bras Were Still Bras Even 600 Years Ago

It’s long been thought that bras evolved as a more comfortable alternative to corsets. The discovery of a 600-year-old bra in an Austrian castle has historians rethinking that idea. Archaeologist Beatrix Nutz discovered the bra and a pair of men’s underwear which prove that, despite hundreds of years of fashion, bras have pretty much stayed the same.

See the men’s underwear after the break…

(AP via io9)


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