The Extraction of the Stone of Madness


A detail from “The Extraction of the Stone of Madness“, a painting by Hieronymus Bosch depicting trepanation (c.1488-1516)

[Found here.]

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2 Responses to “The Extraction of the Stone of Madness”

  1. Number Six Says:

    Trepanation = good times. One of those awesome history of medicine words…Sometimes I love my job.

  2. Bunk Strutts Says:

    No. 6– Yeah, I need trepanation like a hole in the head.

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