Torture was a very popular form of punishment in the Middle Ages, but it also served as a social deterrent and as entertainment for the masses. These 10 devices show just how creative torturers became with their tools.

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    10 Medieval Torture Devices

    10 Medieval Torture Devices

    The period known as the Middle Ages stands out as one­ of ­the most violent eras in history. This epoch, lasting roughly 1,000 years, from the fifth …

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