Long before the bible or koran were written. To be complete I start with some of that imagery here. There are hundreds of other archeology finds. I will suffice with the ones here now, unless ultra spectaculars turn up. The relationship between the two men is not clear.
Beautiful Vintage Photos of Men Being Affectionate With Each Other in the Victorian Era
Some people can identify a defining moment in their childhood - an incident that brings an idea to mind which is then indelibly fixed in the psyche. For Gelding - an adopted alias for the American internet guru to all wanna-be eunuchs - that moment came when he was 12 years old and thrown against an older boy in a packed bus. The pain was as piercing as the pleasure. And so began a lifetime's quest to be castrated.
Jim French born; James Thomas French July 14, — June 16, was an American artist, illustrator, photographer, filmmaker, and publisher. He is best known for his association with Colt Studio which he, using the pseudonym Rip Colt ,  and with business partner Lou Thomas created in late Thomas parted from the endeavor in leaving French to continue to build what would become one of the most successful gay male erotica companies in the U.