Tacitus Noted that the Phoenicians had “Colored” Faces and “Twisted” Hair

Tacitus Noted that the Phoenicians had “Colored” Faces and “Twisted” Hair

Source: Phoenician Ireland (Library of Congress- Dublin, R. M. Timms [etc.]) 1833 A.D. This source is another confirmation that tells us that parts of the Phoenicians were comprised of peoples of color. Three posts (one post has commentary from Dr. Rebecca Kennedy Futo speaking about the "twisted" hair of Colchians who we have noted were black) have spoken about "black" individuals in the ancient and early medieval Mediterranean having "twists" in regards to their hair.
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