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(27) plague doctor mask | Tumblr

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Uniforme médico na época peste negra

Uniforme médico na época peste negra

In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, some doctors wore a beak-like mask which was filled with aromatic items. The masks were designed to protect them from putrid air, which (according to the miasmatic theory of disease) was seen as the cause of infection. Being a plague doctor was unpleasant, dangerous and difficult. Their chances of survival in times of a plague epidemic were low.

In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, some doctors wore a beak-like mask which was filled with aromatic items. The masks were designed to protect them from putrid air, which (according to the miasmatic theory of disease) was seen as the cause of infection. Being a plague doctor was unpleasant, dangerous and difficult. Their chances of survival in times of a plague epidemic were low.

Plague Doctor mask in black leather Schnabel by TomBanwell on Etsy, $215.00

Plague Doctor mask in black leather Schnabel by TomBanwell on Etsy, $215.00

Plague Doctor Mask by WastelandArtisan

Plague Doctor Mask by WastelandArtisan

Plague Doctor Mask    One of the very first masks I wanted to make, but it took me a while to figure out how to create it! Here is a completely

Plague Doctor Mask One of the very first masks I wanted to make, but it took me a while to figure out how to create it! Here is a completely

Raven Skull Mask by SanseverinoFrancesco on Etsy

Raven Skull Mask by SanseverinoFrancesco on Etsy

The Reaper (white) plague doctor mask

The Reaper (white) plague doctor mask