Cabinet of Curiosities: Oddities, Relics & Cursed Objects
Cabinets of Curiosities, or wunderkammer, began as rooms full of weird and wondrous artifacts representing ancient and natural history. They were filled with skulls and bones, taxidermy, historical relics, occult artifacts, art, fossils and more. Today, they’re intertwined with oddities collecting and vulture culture.
Explore the stories of weird antiques, quack medical devices, funeral ephemera, creepy museum collections, haunted objects and oddities collectors.