Sarah Albee: No Tipping

From: Sarah Albee
June 27, 2012 at 05:20AM

To advertise their blood-letting skills, medieval barber surgeons often placed buckets of blood extracted from their customers in their shop windows. When the blood got too dark and congealed, they pitched the blood into the street.


Source: The Excruciating History of Dentistry

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