Who Invented Scissors?


The Egyptians invented scissors; theirs though were made out of one piece of metal. Modern scissors are attributed to ancient Romans.
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The first pair of modern day pivoted scissors is thought to have been produced by Robert Hinchliffe in 1761, though early scissors made with a spring mechanism are known to have existed 3-4 thousand years ago in Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia.
It is not known for sure who invented the first pair of scissors. However, scissors were probably invented by the Egyptians in 1500BC. They were spring scissors with two bronze blades connected at the handles by a thin strip of bronze.
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It is thought that the modern scissors made with two pieces of metal with a central swivel point was inventid in Rome around the turn of the first century.
The earliest record of scissors were in 1500 B.C in anceint Egypt. The earliest known scissors appeared in Mesopotamia 3000 to 4000 years ago. Hope it helps :)
It is most likely that scissors were invented around 1500 BC in ancient Egypt. The
"Egyptian bronze shears of the Third Century B.C., a unique object of art. Showing Greek influence although with decoration characteristic of Nile culture, the shears are illustrative
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