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Sofa History
- Feb 20, 2018 -

The origin of the sofa can be traced back to the ancient Egypt around 2000 BC, but the true meaning of the soft sofa appears in the late 16th century to early 17th century. At that time the sofa mainly with horse hair, birds feather, plant fluff and other natural elastic material as a filler, outside with velvet, embroidery and other fabrics masked, in order to form a soft body contact surface. As popular in Europe at that time for the popular use of huaxing (farthingle) chair, is one of the earliest sofa chair. Recalling the history of China's sofa, the Han Dynasty should be the "jade". "NES", described in the West Beijing notes, is the "ancestor" of the Chinese sofa.