But in this case, all the displays were centered around one thing: anal sex. Presented by the butt plug company b-vibe , the exhibition taught us that anal sex has basically been around since time immemorial, starting with the ancient Moche civilization of Peru. Here are 7 things you probably never knew about anal sex from the Museum of Sex Exhibit. The Moche of ancient Peru , a culture that thrived between the first and the eighth centuries A. In fact, Moche pottery depicts anal sex way more than it depicts vaginal sex.
Flicking through anthropological texts yields a pathetic number of references to heterosexual anal sex. Is this because researchers assume that it's only for homosexual guys? Those researchers are missing a trick. Our resident sex anthropologist Florence Walker investigates. The Ancient Greeks weren't the only peoples to have had a mania for portraying sex acts in clay. Archaeologists have unearthed 10, pots. The vessels baffled scholars who tried to tackle their subject matter.
Greek sex is a euphemism for anal sex. Ancient Greeks were accepting of romantic or sexual relationships between males. However, anal sex was not a universally accepted practice outside of Greece, and was therefore the target of jokes in Roman comedies and plays.
Her book's topics range from orgasm to the long-ago fear of hermaphrodites, from circumcision to the wide acceptance of a variety of gay relationships. With Tip Sheet, she shared some carnal curiosities and extraordinary stories of sex and love, encountered while researching The Joy of Sexus. Most sexually twisted ruler : Emperor Nero? Or Caligula?