Anastacia Escrava Spent Her Entire Life In Brazil Forced To Wear An Iron Muzzle Because Of Her Beauty.

You may have seen the Iconic image of this masked woman, but you probably couldn’t place the story behind it. Her name is Escrava Anastacia, an enslaved African who lived in Brazil in the 19th century. Known for her great beauty accompanied by her piercing blue eyes, Anastasia is revered in Brazil as a saint…