Guido Dall'Olio

Guido Dall'Olio

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Bartolomeo da Fruosino, Birth Tray, back, early century The baby is wearing coral amulet to avoid evil eye. He is urinating to show the abundance (silver stream)-act of bringing health and vigor to the new mother

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Women and Medicine in the Middle Ages & Renaissance - Childbirth: Woodcut from Der Swangern Frawen und he bammen roszgarten, by Eucharius Rösslin, (Arons,

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This study of the purification of women after childbirth in medieval England undertakes two tasks. First, it recovers and documents the rite of post-partal purification, and the customs surrounding it, as it was practised in England