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10 Disturbing Medieval Methods of Torture


Throughout history, there have been a number of interesting developments. Unfortunately, that even means different methods of torture. Now, when it comes to torture, the Medieval Period takes the cake. Here are just a few of the worst methods they used back in the Dark Ages.

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10. Judas Cradle

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Judas Cradle is a method of torture from your worst nightmares. There was usually a simple stool with a pyramid, which is the object that the naked victim will be dangled above. Then the victim was lowered slowly until the sharp pyramid penetrated the anus or vagina. Sometimes the victim would even be rocked or wiggled to make the punishment even more agonizing.