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Cavities were believed to be caused by demons. In that case, purify those demons with the divine power of cavity fillings.

The Tooth Worm as Hell’s Demon A.) France - this ivory carving is contained within a molar separated into two halves of equal size that open out into two scenes depicting the infernal torments of toothache as a battle with the Tooth Worm.


Portrait of Selk´nam women, native Americans to Tierra del Fuego, CL. This tribe of indigenous people were wiped out by genocide w/settlement of their land by sheep ranches in the late & early c. The last Selk'nam tribe member died in 1974