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Plague Doctor mask in black leather "Schnabel"

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Maska morového doktora - výroba / Plague doctor mask - making of ...

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Plague doctors in the and century wore these creepy masks to avoid breathing in putrid air, which they believed would cause infection. The beaks were filled with perfume. Popular scents were balm mint leaves, ambergris, cloves, camphor, myrrh, and rose.

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DIY Plague Doctor Mask Kit

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Steampunk Plague Doctor Maske in schwarz "Ichabod"

Ichabod ist ein Steampunk-Ledermaske, hergestellt nach dem Vorbild der meine Dr. Beulenpest Maske, nur mehr Steamlined. Das Design stammt aus der

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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.

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