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Marie Antoinette. Impression of her head, taken immediately after she had been guillotined, Oct 16, 1793. Madame Tussaud was only 14, and training with her uncle, when she was forced to begin the impressions of the victims of the revolution, this one included. It traumatized and scarred her for the rest of her life.

Marie Antoinette. Impression of her head, taken immediately after she had been guillotined, Oct 16, 1793. Madame Tussaud was only 14, and training with her uncle, when she was forced to begin the impressions of the victims of the revolution, this one included. It traumatized and scarred her for the rest of her life.

Bonnie and Clyde Parker showing off in 1933.

This undated file photo shows outlaws and lovers Bonnie Parker, left, and Clyde Barrow. Guns and other items connected to the couple are going on auction by RR Auction of Amherst, N.

Detail from an allegory of the birth of Louis-Joseph-Xavier-François, first son of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette. 1781.

Detail from an allegory of the birth of Louis-Joseph-Xavier-François, first son of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette. 1781.

Gold locket containing the hair of Marie Antoinette

A gold locket holding a piece of Queen Marie Antoinette’s hair, now in the British Museum. often pieces like this were mourning jewelry. The Queen of France was beheaded in ~M x

Still eerily recognisable as they were in life, here are 10 of the best preserved bodies of the last 5,000 years.

Ötzi the Iceman lived about BC and was found in frozen in a glacier in the Ötztal Alps, on the border between Austria and Italy. He is Europe’s oldest natural human mummy and has been extensively examined by scientists.

Si tratta della statua della stessa Madame Tussaud immortalata mentre tiene in mano la testa della Regina per farne il famoso calco all'indomani della sua esecuzione. Si narra infatti che madame Tussaud ebbe modo di modellare la testa della Regina rimasta incustodita sul prato del cimitero della Madeleine (odierna Chapelle Expiatoire) prima di essere sepolta.

Marie Tussaud was arrested and taken to the Bastille for being a royalist supporter. Her head was shaven, before being taken to the guillotine, but was pardoned. She was forced to make death masks - Including Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette.

Tête de Marie-Antoinette, ci-devant Reine des Français dite la Veuve Capet / Mme. Tussaud.

Marie Antoinette wax head, modelled by Marie Tussaud from a death mask she took of the decapitated queen. The execution of one of history's most unlucky royals marked the start of Madame Tussaud's famous Wax Museum.

AL PACINO REVOLUTION vintage movie poster AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR 24X36 Brand New. 24x36 inches. Will ship in a tube. - Multiple item purchases are combined the next day and get a discount for dome

AL PACINO REVOLUTION vintage movie poster AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR 24X36

AL PACINO REVOLUTION vintage movie poster AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR 24X36 Brand New. 24x36 inches. Will ship in a tube. - Multiple item purchases are combined the next day and get a discount for dome

A virtual autopsy comprised of thousands of scans has shown that Tutankhamun's early death may have been due to physical and genetic problems caused by his parents being brother and sister.

Revealed: King Tut had girlish hips, a club foot and buck teeth

A virtual autopsy comprised of thousands of scans has shown that Tutankhamun& early death may have been due to physical and genetic problems caused by his parents being brother and sister.

Madame Tussauds - Marie Antoinette photos on Fotopedia - Images for Humanity

Queen Marie Antoinette November 1755 - 16 October and King Louis XVI August 1754 - 21 January with their children, Marie-Therese December 1778 - 19 October and Louis-Charles March 1785 - Paris 8 June