Plague Doctor Costume
You will need the following items for your Plague Doctor Halloween costume:
- Plague Doctor Costume
- Plague Doctor Mask
- Plague Doctor Hat
- Harem Pants
- Black/Silver Gothic Lantern
- Black Pirate Book
- Black Cloak
- Crow Cane
How To Dress Like Plague Doctor
Dress like Plague Doctor;
Plague Doctor Costume: For your Plague Doctor Halloween costume, you will need a Plague Doctor costume, a Plague Doctor hat, a black pirate boot, black harem pants and a black cloak.
Plague Doctor Accessories: To complete your Plague Doctor look, don't forget to get a Plague Doctor mask, a black/silver gothic lantern and last but not least, a Plague Doctor crow skull cane.
Plague Doctor Halloween Costume
A plague doctor was a physician who treated victims of the bubonic plague during epidemics. These doctors were hired by cities to treat infected patients, especially the bankrupt poor, regardless of their income.
Plague doctors had a mixed reputation, and some citizens saw their presence as a warning to leave the area. Some plague doctors charged patients and their families additional fees for special treatment or mistreatment. In most cases, these doctors were not experienced doctors. or surgeons; Instead, volunteers, second-rate doctors or interns start. In one case, a plague doctor was a fruit seller before being employed as a doctor. Plague doctors rarely cured the sick; Instead, it is used to count the number of deaths and the number of people infected for demographic purposes. In France and the Netherlands, plague doctors often lacked medical training and were referred to as "empirical". Plague doctors were called "municipal or community plague doctors", while "family doctors" were separate doctors and both could reside in the same European town or municipality at the same time.