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anachoretique:

The Executioner’s Mask (iron mask), European, 17th-18th century.Artist: UnknownThe Executioner’s Mask is probably part of a scold’s bridle, this iron mask was exhibited in the 19th century alongside the block and axe in the Tower of London and described as an executioner’s mask.© The Board of Trustees of the Armouries

anachoretique:

The Executioner’s Mask (iron mask), European, 17th-18th century.
Artist: Unknown
The Executioner’s Mask is probably part of a scold’s bridle, this iron mask was exhibited in the 19th century alongside the block and axe in the Tower of London and described as an executioner’s mask.

© The Board of Trustees of the Armouries