Ever wondered how people slept in the past, before comfy mattresses, snuggly duvets, and supportive pillows were about? For this week’s Fun Fact Friday, we’re feeling lavish, and delving into the history of the most ornate beds in history.
Whilst researching we felt not worthy, perhaps we should be suited and booted. Oh well…there’s always next time.
Right back to business, picture pyramids, the Nile, Pharaohs, and gold. Yes gold.
When Tutankhamun’s tomb was discovered, inside they found several beds (even one that folded way, so he could rest whilst travelling – clever!) one of which was gilded wood, supported by gorgeous feline legs. Meow.
What do you think?