A Northern Sung erotic bed,
circa 960-1126 A.D. Gansu province, China
very rare erotic travelling shrine in the form of a couple making love
A Northern Sung wooden votive model of a couple making love on a bed.
A substantial amount of the original painted decoration remains.
The man and woman in union are carved from one piece of wood, as is the pillow;
the bed has been re-assembled from its original individual components, and is complete.
Northern Sung period, circa 960-1126 A.D. Gansu province, China
High : 30.8 cm
Lengh : 52.3 cm
Large : 21.0 cm