16 Medieval Torture Devices Will Have You Reaching For A Sick Bucket

Posted by Editorial Staff in Geeks and Gaming On 19th June 2015
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1. Head Crusher

Fitted with a screw that would turn slowly until the jaw and skull were shattered, eventually causing the person's eyes to pop out. Gross.

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2. Cradle of Judas

The name sounds so ominous, that you know it's going to hurt A LOT. Torturers placed the naked victim's anus or vagina atop the pyramid and slowly lowered their body using ropes until the cavity was stretched, eventually impaling them.

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3. Cat’s Paw

Used mainly to rip apart human flesh, tearing it right from the bone. Often the person would die from infection, a result on unwashed spikes on the device.

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