Ischia. Aragonese castle. Museum of Medieval period
The route through the castle ends in a small but very interesting Museum. Here is a collection of objects, wonderful convey the spirit of the middle ages. Photographing it is not allowed, but the exhibits are so impressed me, so I quietly took a few pictures.
First - weapons collection. Some samples, such as this dagger with a jagged strike extreme inhumane.
Comname, invented by the ancient Greeks, was used for a dozen centuries.
Small bow and its development - crossbow, which had great stopping power and accuracy.
drawing depicting the device of the crossbow.
Technical progress in the middle ages were put at the service of the Inquisition.
a Variety of ways of causing suffering is immense!
pattern "testing the faith" scary even to watch
that have experienced "the defendant", do not want to think.
surprised to learn that a chastity belt was not only for women but also men.