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This Illustration Shows What People Thought A Woman's Orgasm Looked Like In 1949

Seems like it was pretty electrifying.

Posted on January 29, 2014, at 1:21 p.m. ET

An advanced research fellow with the English Department at the University of Exeter tweeted this illustration depicting the female orgasm from a publication called Sexology magazine published in November 1949.

A rather terrifying illustration of female orgasm from Sexology Magazine, November, 1949

Jana Funke@DrJanaFunke

A rather terrifying illustration of female orgasm from Sexology Magazine, November, 1949

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Shocking!