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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chopsticks

Chopsticks are shaped pairs of equal-length sticks that have been used as the traditional ... Chopsticks were invented in ancient China before the Shang dynasty (1766–1122 BCE) and most likely much earlier prior to establishment of the Xia ...

www.history.com/news/hungry-history/a-brief-history-of-chopsticks

Mar 8, 2013 ... In Japan, chopsticks were 8 inches long for men and 7 inches long for ... the now- ubiquitous disposable set, typically made of bamboo or wood.

gizmodo.com/how-chopsticks-were-invented-1476244067

Dec 4, 2013 ... One distinct difference between Japanese and Chinese chopsticks was that the former were made from a single piece of bamboo that were ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/the-history-of-chopsticks-64935342

Aug 5, 2009 ... This new method of cooking made it unnecessary to have knives at the dinner ... During the Chinese dynastic times, silver chopsticks were ...

mentalfloss.com/article/55287/why-were-chopsticks-invented

It's hard to believe for us Westerners who work up a sweat at the local P.F. Chang's while trying to use chopsticks, but the spindly utensils were actually invented ...

www.travelchinaguide.com/intro/cuisine_drink/cuisine/chopsticks.htm

In ancient times, chopsticks were called 'Zhu'. ... So they cleverly invented 'Zhu' to nip food, thus it has become the most convenient tableware in their lives.

www.cambridgeblog.org/2015/03/surprising-facts-about-the-history-of-chopsticks

Mar 12, 2015 ... In sum, though invented in antiquity about 7,000 years ago, chopsticks were not always as essential as one tends to think. A rich story indeed is ...

www.chinahighlights.com/travelguide/chinese-food/chopsticks.htm

A page introduces the history of Chinese chopsticks and the special meaning when they ... There are three main legends about how chopsticks were invented.

www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/history-of-chopsticks-forks-spoons-and-sporks-who-invented-the-spoon-who-invented-the-fork

Jan 8, 2016 ... The oldest chopsticks ever found were unearthed in the storied ruins of ... Korean chop sticks are medium in length, and usually made of metal ...

www.eatingutensils.net/history-of-other-eating-utensils/chopsticks-history

The oldest pair of chopsticks , made from bronze, was excavated from the ... early chopsticks suggest that they were not initially used as an eating utensil, but ...