Heretic’s Fork

Heretic’s Fork

With its four sharp prongs deeply stuck into the flesh under the chin and above the sternum, it prevented all movements of the head: the victim could only whisper “i recant”, that was the surrender to any religion that was not the Christian one.

Chastity Belt
Heretic’s Fork
Guillotine
Hatchet for cutting of hands and feets
Hanging cages
Branks
Knee splitter
A chain scourges
Iron Maiden
Interrogation chair
Head crusher
Thumbscrews
Spiked punishment collar
Skull splitter
The oral, rectal and vaginal pear