Posts tagged "ohio historical society"

This Is What A 19th Century Condom Looks Like

The next time a guy complains about wearing a condom, flash him this picture — a condom made in 1860. The reusable condom is one of the more esoteric items found at the Ohio Historical Society’s “Controversy” exhibition. The rather life-like condom was made from either sheep skin or sheep intestine, and was, like many…

Julie Gerstein / February 8, 2012