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King Henry IV’s partially preserved head, which was separated from its body during the French Revolution, when monarchs’ graves were desecrated.

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Creepy: King Henry IV’s partially preserved head, which was separated from its body during the French Revolution, when monarchs’ graves were desecrated. You can read more about it here as well. Those revolutionaries did not play any games.

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"Soap Lady" at the Mutter Museum. The first X-rays taken of the Soap Lady in 1987 revealed buttons and pins on her clothing that that were not manufactured in the United States until the

A creepy X-ray image taken of a statue of Jesus in Mexico has revealed that the 300-year-old figure contains real human teeth - and they are all in perfect condition. The eight teeth were discovered...

X-ray of statue of Jesus in Mexico revealed that the figure contains real human teeth. in good condition

Claudia Zobel’s body found intact 29 years after bold star’s death | Inquirer News

Claudia Zobel’s body found intact 29 years after bold star’s death

Human Head Encased in an Iron Cage... the cage is ‘evidence of an early pirates’ torture device,’ namely, gibbeting. In the earliest recorded examples of gibbeting from the 17th century, the criminal would be bound in the metal cage and hung from a scaffold until they died of starvation, and it was a popular method of execution for piracy, highwaymen, murderers, and… sheep stealers.

Human Head Encased in an Iron Cage - Original caption:An aged human skeleton encased in an iron cage, which was found by boys at play in the sands at Hempstead, L., grim evidence it is believed of early pirates' torture devices.

The 7 Most Terrifying Archaeological Discoveries

The 7 Most Terrifying Archaeological Discoveries

This mummified head, that had been floating through private collections for a few hundred years, was identified, in 2010, as the head of King Henry IV of France.  Hello Henry. Comment ça va?

Mummified Skull Found In Attic May Belong To French King Assassinated 400 Years Ago

Robobee, Henry Cheng's helpful servant throughout the Raven King.

junkculture: “ Miniature Winged Insects Made from Discarded Computer Circuit Boards ”

Henry VIII wives infographic  Henry VIII & his wives ~ finally and exhaustively! All we have to add is that these three Queens were relatives ( Boleyn, Howard, Parr), all these three could be beheaded (Parr was very close to execution and murder), all these three were, probably, the most beloved wives of Henry VIII of England.

Henry VIII & his wives ~ finally and exhaustively! All we have to add is that these three Queens were relatives ( Boleyn, Howard, Parr), all these three could be beheaded (Parr was very close to execution and murder)

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