Inside ancient Chinese houses

By |2019-09-16T05:36:58-07:00June 4th, 2017|China|4 Comments

Inside Chinese houses: Women sitting on a k'ang bed in the 1890s Heated bed platforms Beginning in the Stone Age, people in China heated their beds before they slept in them. At first people just made a fire on the clay floor to warm it. Then they swept the ashes away before putting [...]