Before you read this, make sure you are ready to see a list of most inhuman and brutal treatments ever from history. It would not only frighten you, but you would also think that how did people back in those days came out with such horrible ideas of punishing humans? Although people do unforgivable crimes, but these punishments are a lot more than all the crimes themselves.
After seeing these all you would thank god for the fact that law and order has evolved over the years. The punishments of today are in no match to these.
Have a look at them
#1 The Coffin Trap
The offenders were frequently squeezed inside a small iron pine box, the sizes varied according to the level of crime.
#2 The Brazen Bull
The felony is locked up inside a hollow bull made of metal and then it is set on full heat from below.
#3 The Rack
The victim is tied on top of the slab and the body joints get disrupted by pulling apart the limbs.
#4 The Spanish Donkey
Prisoners are put on sharp wedges with heavy weights tied to their legs and then their body gets sliced down from the middle.
#5 Bamboo Torture
Mostly famous in the Asian countries, criminals were brought into the bamboo fields and tied up there. After a while the bamboos emerged while cutting through their bodies.
#6 Knee Splitter
The screws are tighten and the spikes pierce through the legs.
#7 Saw Torture
The victim is hung upside down and then cut unto two halves with a saw.
#8 Rat Torture
A cage full of rats is placed on victim’s abdomen. The cage is then heated up which makes the rats rush for a way out. While doing this the rats then dig through the flesh of victim to save themselves.
#9 The head crusher
The leader of the criminal will be put in the machine, with the head under the top. The screw will pop the eyes out by dropping down, breaking the jaw and the entire facial bone structure gets disrupted.
#10 Chinese Water Torture
With the victim tied up with a chair, water (hot or cold) is then poured non stop.
#11 The Lead Sprinkler
After filling the sprinkler with molten lead, hot oil or acid, it was then sprinkled on victim’s body.
#12 The Judas Cradle
Casualties were held by ropes and were made to sit over the metal pyramid and they gradually brought down the ropes.
#13 The Breast Ripper
This weapon was first heated up and then used to rip of female’s breasts.
#14 The Iron Maiden
A coffin of metal with long and sharp spikes inside for all parts of the body.
#15 The Scold’s Bridle
The metal veil was tied in the casualty’s face and it had spikes around the mouth zone which kept them from articulating.
#16 The Chinese Torture Chair
The scariest of them all with sharp spikes and blades all across the chair on which victim is forced to sit down.
#17 Raped by Wild Animals to Death
#18 The Tub
The victim is placed in the tub stripped, they apply milk and honey to his/her face making flies to swarm on them. And furthermore they continually bolster the casualty, coming about them to lay without anyone else discharges and left to be eaten alive by parasites.
Considered as the quickest and most humane of them all, the victim’s head is chopped off with sharp blades in seconds.
#20 Crocodile Shears
Criminal’s body is torn apart with heated iron crocodile.
#21 Hanged, drawn and quartered
The victim is set down in a wooden planked. It is hanged for some time at that point pulled on each of the four limbs and teared into four pieces.
#22 Republican Marriage
Nuns and priests were thrown to drown in ice cold water by tieing them up with each other.
Victims are hanged and nailed to wooden cross where they die gradually.
#24 Heretics Forks
The victim is made to wear this torment gadget made of metal which has two sharp forks in both the closures and fixing to the neck. One pointing the button and the other on the sternum.
Imagine yourself in these punishments and you wouldn’t have even survived for a second in these. Even thoughts of it scares you. What do you think about them? Let us know in the comments section.