Hypatia Silk Scarf
The wise Hypatia of Alexandria once said, “The further we travel the more truth we can comprehend.” Float away on a wave of silk and let the colours of the sun be your guide. Seek wisdom and enlightenment, always, while wearing your Hypatia scarf.
- 100% Twill Silk
- Handcrafted in Greece
- 140cm x 140cm
Hypatia of Alexandria
The world’s first female luminary and notable scientist.
Hypatia was a passionate woman in the search for answers to the unknown. She was the first Hellenistic Neoplatonist philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician, whose work we know about.
She was also, a profound orator and teacher. Hypatia invented equipment for scientific experiments and became head of a famed school of philosophy. People would come from miles around to hear her speak.
Hypatia is a symbol of feminism, education, science and enlightenment.
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