字幕列表 影片播放 列印英文字幕 Hello, everyone and welcome [back] to another gruesome episode of top 10 trends today. We're going to be taking a look at 15 gruesome medieval torture techniques starting off at number 15 the Rack A classic the rack came about in medieval Britain during the time of the Plantagenet kings that ruled England starting in the 1100 the Rack is a torture device to consist of an oblong Rectangular and usually wooden frame raised slightly from the ground having a roller at one or both ends at One end there's a fixed bar - which legs are fastened and at the other is a positionable bar where the hands were tied the victims feet are fastened to [one] roller and the wrists are chained to another The torturer would turn the handle causing the ropes to [pull] the victims arms eventually the victims bones were dislocated with loud cracking noises caused by the snapping of cartilage Ligaments or even bone if the torturer kept hurting the handles the limbs would eventually be ripped off This method was mostly used to extract confessions Not confessing meant that the torturer could stretch more Sometimes torturers Force their victims to watch other people be tortured with this device to implement Psychological fear many [knights] from the Knights templar were tortured with the rack the limbs collected from this and other punishments at the time were emptied by the hundreds number 14 the breast Ripper or the iron spider Though women were subject to many of the same torture techniques that men were Some torture techniques were specifically developed for them This is one of those techniques used to cause major blood loss [the] claws of [the] iron spider or the breast ripper did Exactly that often heat it up to being red-hot They [would] be placed on the exposed breasts and the spikes would dig in beneath the skin and it would be jerked off Causing the breast to be ripped off with it Horrible number  the chair of torture or Judas's chair you're going to see a lot of things on here That are judas is something or other anything bad usually has to do with judas, I suppose. The chair of torture Also known as Judas's chair was an intimidating torture device that was added to dungeons at some point in the middle ages Used up until the 1800s [the] chair was layered with a total of 1500 spikes Covering every surface with tight straps to restrain its victim made of iron it could also contain spaces for heating elements Beneath the seat it was often used to scare people into giving Confessions as they watched others being tortured on the device because I can almost guarantee if you stand on this thing [you] were never Gonna get on number 12 the tongue of Terror [it] is exactly what it sounds [like] what looks like a pair of Gardening shears is actually known as a tongue terror it would Effortlessly cut out the victims tongue the mouth is forced open with a mouth opener They were very creative these Ancient Europeans and the iron tongue Terror would uncomfortably twitch the tongue with its rough grippers Once a firm hold was had the screw would be tightened until the victims tongue was unable to move once it was tightened the tongue Would be firmly yanked out yeesh number 11 the Chinese [iron] [Maiden] similar to the Iron Maiden of the 19th century This device was [used] during the Ming Dynasty [it] stood up words like a coffin but was on a raised platform With an iron grate on the bottom instead of a piece of wood Like the Iron Maiden this coffin was made of brass or sometimes even iron it was optional to include the spikes or not Chinese iron Maiden was usually used to punish those were not loyal to the king and to set an [example] the prisoner would be locked Into the coffin and then made to stand on the grated bottom then the executioner would pour water on the hot coals They placed under the platform the mixture of hot coals and cold water would create a cloud of scene that went into the coffin Steaming the person alive. Of course the iron Maiden We're more familiar with is just an iron casket with spikes in it that you close on a person That'll do it the old-fashioned way [number] 10 the Sicilian [Bull] very similar to the Chinese iron Maiden the Sicilian Bowl with the Bronze Bull was a large Bull that the victim would be placed inside of After the person was placed inside of the bull a fire would [be] lit underneath the Bull Heating it up like a giant crock pot the person inside would begin to broil alive and as they would die The only oxygen into the bowl was through a horn in the mouth and as you screamed through it It would make the sound of a tooting bull fun fact the first victim of the Brazen Bull was its inventor hilarious number nine Strappado strappado also known as [Korda] is a form of torture where in the victims hands are tied behind their back and then Suspended by a rope attached to their wrists just saying this is painful this results in dislocated shoulders obviously weights are then added to the victims body to intensify the effect and increase pain This kind of torture doesn't last more than an hour because otherwise it would you just die you just straight-up died other names for strappado include reverse hanging Palestinian hanging and tormento della corda [ultraman] [totally] Accord Historically it was used by the medieval inquisition and many governments such as the civil law court for the order of St. John in Malta Proper strappado causes permanent visible damage So yeah number [eight] the wooden horse The wooden horse is a torture device that consists of a block of wood it's sitting on four legs The Victim is lowered onto the wooden horse And then weights are tied to their legs until the wooden horse Splits them in half wooden horses are also commonly used in the BDSm sex play, but not not like this It's not like this kids, baby. Be safe stay in drugs Don't do school number seven Judas is cradle Judas is cradle is a tall thin stool shaped device with a metal or wooden pyramid on top the victim would [be] stripped, bound with Ropes and suspended above the device they would then be lowered very slowly onto the device making the pyramid Penetrate the Victim the amount of pain inflicted could be changed in Several ways they could be rocked [they] could be dropped Repeatedly they could be lifted one leg could be lifted olive oil could be spread on the pyramid ETc Etc It was generally awful This was a form of Impalement that would oftentimes not directly kill the victims with the wound but the infection Because judas is cradles were never washed [wow] Number six the heretics fork the heretics fork is a pretty simple device to be honest It's a small little metal fork and ring that was tied around the neck one fork points up against the chin One Fork points down against the chest it was designed to restrict prisoners motion of their heads because if you brought your chin down the Metal Fork would well Destroy your jaw number five the metal coffin or cage torture the metal coffin is Exactly that a coffin made out of metal except it's actually a cage prisoners will be put in the cage that is not large enough for a human being to stand up in the cage would then be Suspended from something so that [was] so that it wasn't sitting on solid ground and would be slowly rocking back and Forth this would not Only drive prisoners mad, but their prolonged exposure on body parts besides their feet against metal would cause their skin to deteriorate Rapidly Often causing infection and damaging their joints and muscles because the people could never stand up they were never comfortable and sleep it became a major problem as well number four the cat's paw the cat's paw is a Horrifying cousin of brass knuckles [a] pair of brass Knuckles essentially a doll knuckled surface are at least ten elongated claw like spikes these spikes were used as an extension of the Executioner's hand to be swung at the victim ripping off as much flesh as possible But not killing them these grievous wounds were often used as intimidation techniques Killing it killing a prisoner. They didn't care [abouts] to get information out of one that they did number three the knees splitter this one again not very creative these old Europeans the knee splitter was applied to the knee a set of spikes was sitting above the Knee and a set of spikes would sit below the knee the knee splitter would then be tightened with screws until the knee in between The two spikes would be crushed between them Depending on the size of the person's knee there could be as few as three or as many as 15 spikes horrible number two the Tub The tub is a special kind of [aweful] the tub was a large wooden cask that was sealed off Except for the prisoners Head which would be outside of the tub after they were sealed inside the Executioner would paint their faces with milk and honey and soon flies would begin to eat their face the victim was also Regularly fed and would end up swimming in their own excrement after a few days maggots and worms Inside of the tub would devour the body as they decayed alive and number one the [number] one most gruesome form of torture I could find Is the classic crucifixion. Crucifixion is a historical method of capital punishment in which the Victim is tied or nailed to a large wooden beam and left to hang for several days until Eventual death from exhaustion and asphyxiation [it] is principally known as classical antiquity But it remains in occasional use in some barbarous countries the most famous crucifixion you're probably familiar with is the one of Jesus although often times prisoners were tied to crucifixes not nailed to them Crucifixion was often performed to terrorize and dissuade enemies and criminals from perpetrating Particularly heinous crimes victims were left on display after death as warnings to others who might attempt descent Crucifixion was usually intended to provide a death that was particularly slow painful gruesome humiliating and Public using whatever it means for most [expedience] for that goal well gang I hope you liked the video that's weird to say about this one if you did like the video give it a like down below and If you don't want to see me tortured, please subscribe. I hope you guys are having a great day. [what's] your favorite method of torture?