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The BBC's Ancient History page highlights Vikings, Romans, Greeks, Egyptians, Anglo-Saxons, and (of course) prehistoric Britons. Here the limestone was generally too poor and flaky for relief carving, but the surface could be plastered to provide a ground for the painter. They invented the toothbrush and toothpaste in an effort to care for their teeth and keep them clean of grit and sand. Things like clay pots, solid tools, and metal weapons can stay the same during a long time.

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