W.D. is probably already on to this, but with bird flu hovering, the rest of us should also take note. This Hammond-like image is of a seventeenth century plague doctor. The bird-bill mask was designed for protection, with herbs stuffed in to filter the air and crystal eyes. Looks like it wasn’t just Buller they were watching out for.
Tuesday, March 06, 2007
Posted by jim and Mary at 9:46 AM