New York. Costumes, October 31, 1910.
Curio Shop, New York City, 1932, photographer Ben Shahn.
HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Here is a beautiful Pumpkin Patch tarantula! I have one but she’s hiding haha (I would have posted yesterday but I work at the Haunted Trail of Balboa Park, so it was a busy night lol if anyone is in the San Diego area and comes by I’m going to be a giant spider tonight!)
“Plate II from Mortification (gangrene) chapter.
Figs 1 and 2 (bottom and centre right) show gangrena senilis – discolouration of the toes at the beginning of the disease.
Fig 3 (top left) gangrene of the toes.
Fig 4 (top right) mortification of the skin and subjacent cellular tissue from an obstacle to the return of the venous blood in consequence of disease of the heart.”
Joan Crawford in Strait-Jacket (1964)
A part of my taxidermy collection.