Bearded lady, 19th century

Bearded lady, 19th century

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Caption: Bearded lady. 19th-century artwork of the bearded lady Zefte Ahaira. Hirsutism (excessive hairiness) is usually caused by abnormally high levels of male hormones in the blood. Artwork from the 21st volume (first period of 1898) of the French popular science weekly 'La Science Illustree'.

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