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During the Bubonic Plague, doctors wore these bird-like masks to avoid becoming sick. They would fill the beaks with spices and rose petals, so they wouldn’t have to smell the rotting bodies.    A theory during the Bubonic Plague was that the plague was caused by evil spirits. To scare the spirits away, the masks were intentionally designed to be creepy.

During the Bubonic Plague, doctors wore these bird-like masks to avoid becoming sick. They would fill the beaks with spices and rose petals, so they wouldn’t have to smell the rotting bodies. A theory during the Bubonic Plague was that the plague was caused by evil spirits. To scare the spirits away, the masks were intentionally designed to be creepy.

34 Unsettling Photos With Creepy Backstories That Will Keep You Up At Night

34 Unsettling Photos With Creepy Backstories That Will Keep You Up At Night

Plague Doctor at medieval festival 2012 by Azael047.deviantart.com on @deviantART:

Plague Doctor at medieval festival 2012 by Azael047.deviantart.com on @deviantART:

We've rounded up some incredible historic photos that you might not have seen before.

We've rounded up some incredible historic photos that you might not have seen before.

These 21 Victoria Era Post-Mortem Photographs Are Unsettling. How Was This a Thing?

These 21 Victoria Era Post-Mortem Photographs Are Unsettling. How Was This a Thing?

The fossilized Irish giant from 1895 is over 12 feet tall. The giant was discovered during a mining operation in Antrim, Ireland. This picture is courtesy "the British Strand magazine of December 1895" Height, 12 foot 2 inches; girth of chest, 6 foot 6 inches; length of arms 4 foot 6 inches. There are six toes on the right foot

The fossilized Irish giant from 1895 is over 12 feet tall. The giant was discovered during a mining operation in Antrim, Ireland. This picture is courtesy "the British Strand magazine of December 1895" Height, 12 foot 2 inches; girth of chest, 6 foot 6 inches; length of arms 4 foot 6 inches. There are six toes on the right foot

The Human Figure by David K.Rubins: The Skull

The Human Figure by David K.Rubins: The Skull

The Soldiers' Orphanage near the Gettysburg Battlefield. But such a house of horror for the children. It was setup for the children who became orphans after the battle........but nothing good ever happened there.

Ghosts Of The American Civil War

The Soldiers' Orphanage near the Gettysburg Battlefield. But such a house of horror for the children. It was setup for the children who became orphans after the battle........but nothing good ever happened there.

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