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Punishment and Torture in China

Illustrations of punishments in China, 1800sCreated by: PICRYLDated: 2017
Burning a man's eyes with lime.
The punishments of China published back in 1800s: rice paper paintings with explanations of various punishments and torture methods and more...
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One of the modes of punishment in China - a Boxer prisoner, Peking, China
Feeding a prisoner in the cangue, China
Tying him to a stone.
Beheading--the capital punishment in China.
An offender undergoing the bastinade.
Ling Ch'ee (i.e. cutting off the flesh of the criminal piece by piece.
Hamstringing a malefactor.
Punishment by cangue, or wooden pillory.
Four figures; one man leads another by chain around neck.
A malefactor in a cage.
Man is tied to cross-shaped frame; another man kneels.
Conducting an offender into banishment.
Man is trapped inside a large barrel.
A malefactor conducted to execution.
Twisting a man's ears.
A culprit conducted to trial.
Four figures; one man beats another who is chained to a weight.
Trial scene; [?] thrree people kneel in front of man who reads from a paper.]
Punishment of the swing.
The manner of beheading.
Torture by pressing the ancles [sic] of criminal with wooden poles.
Burning a man's eyes with lime.
Woman is led by another woman by chain around neck.
The rack.
Punishment of criminal by parading him in the street.
Two guards lead a man bound with chains.
Slapping the mouth for telling lies.
Scene of beheading.
Punishment of the wooden collar.
Man is laid in coffin and pierced through the neck with a sword.
Punishment of a wooden tube.
Two men placing severed heads in cages.
Punishing a boatman.
Punishing an interpreter.
A malefactor chained to an iron bar.
Magistrate in court.
Arrest of criminals.
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Close confinement.
Large group conducting a trial [?]]
Two men carry a man in a basket.
Bambooing his breeches.
A culprit conveyed to prison.
Two prisoners, bound hand and foot, are led by two guards.
The capital punishment of the cord.
Banishment.
Torturing the fingers.
Punishment by stretching the criminal on a wooden bench[.]
A man fastened to a block of wood.
Man is bound to low platform on which a piece of wood secures his head.
Man is tied to cross-shaped frame and bled; another man carries severed head in cage.