Torture in Ming , Qing China
enforcement during Qing - , Ming , and Song Dynasties could
be best described as draconic, more barbaric than anything else. In the
following illustrations one can see a number of different
methods delinquents were subjected to. Though illustrations, mere
watching makes one shiver at the thought of horrific punishments those
condemned were subjected to.
Considering the crimes committed ( prostitution, theft, murder ) the punishment was handed down without mercy.
In view of the graphic expressions viewers discretion is advised . These pictures are not for republishing
Interrogation in ancient China
Torture techniques varied from one local administration to another. One can see the cruelty and inhuman treatments handed out to perpetrators of various crimes and offenses.
Humans were subjected to horrific abuses in the hands of local officials and henchmen.
We apologize if one finds these illustrations abhoring or distastefull, we do so too, yet we find it useful for new generations to remember the past..
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