Unfortunately, today with the new COVID-19 pandemic, which has overtaken our world, wearing modern medical masks and protective costumes is as relevant as ever.
But the unique medieval plague doctor costumes have been popular for Halloween, Mardi Gras, different dress-up events and parties for years.
The long black cloaks and costumes of the distinguished doctors who wore beak-shaped masks during the Black Death pandemic in the 14th century have often been depicted in movies, artwork and worn in videos, and for costume parties.
The logic behind the quite scary masks was that they filled their “beaks” with aromatic herbs and spices to keep the smell of death and also to keep the plague infection away.
If you are looking for the best plague doctor costume for an upcoming event or party, then you may be surprised at the wide variety of these costumes and masks being offered on the market.
To make your choice easier, we have chosen the best plague doctor costumes for 2020 for you.
This authentic-looking plague doctor costume includes all elements of the iconic outfit, which is believed to be worn by doctors during the Great Plague, also known as the Black Death in the 14th century.
The costume, which is suitable for masquerades, Halloween, cosplay, and other themed parties, includes a robe, a collar, and a belt.
- Made of durable polyester twill and PU leather
- The fabric is wrinkle-free and soft at touch
- Available in sizes from medium to XL, and you can have one custom made to fit the preferred size too
- You can buy it with along with a plague doctor mask from the same manufacturer
- A very good overall quality and authentic look
- You need to buy a mask separately
- It is on the pricey side
This PU leather plague doctor costume mask has a top-quality design and make. It can metal accents and is breathable and comfortable to wear.
The scary steampunk mask is perfect for Halloween, a Renaissance festival, Comic-Con, and other similar masquerades and events.
- Made of durable and top quality PU leather with sufficient air holes for easy and comfy wearing
- The mask is breathable, comfortable and light
- It comes in a universal size with an adjustable headband and will fit the average teenager or adult
- The gold-finished metal accents give the mask a medieval as well as a modern steampunk look
- It is 13 x 6 x 8.2 inches in size
- There are steampunk style lenses for the eyes which will not fog up thanks to the multiple holes on the mask’s beak
- It is sold with a money-back satisfaction guarantee
- It has a scary and very impressive design
- There are no odors from chemicals and others
- It cannot be worn if you wear glasses
- The beak needs to be stuffed in order to stick straight
Who said that girls and women can’t have fun and wear a scary plague doctor costume for Halloween or a medieval-themed party?
This plague doctor costume for women offers a perfect and feminine fit.
It is made of 100% polyester and includes all elements needed for a full costume, completed with a shiny belt, hat, and gloves.
- The costume includes a black dress, a cape, and a mask
- It also comes with a wide-brimmed hat, a belt, and gloves made of a shiny black material
- Available in sizes from small to extra large
- Made of high-quality polyester
- A convenient zipper closure for the dress
- The mask is not too sturdy, so you may want to buy another one separately
Your kid will win all of the scary costume competitions with this plague doctor costume for children.
It is a full costume with a mask, belt, hat, and gloves included, and will give your kid a complete cool and scary look at the next costume party.
- The costume is reasonably priced
- It includes a cloak, a hood, a smock collar, a belt, a wide-brimmed hat, long gloves, and a beaked mask
- Made of black woven polyester textile with vinyl accessories and accents
- It is sold in sizes from X-small to large for children of all ages
- The mask has scary red meshed eye openings
- It is very well made
- It runs a little small and tight, so make sure you take all of the children’s measurements before buying the right size
This is another fascinating and impressive plague doctor mask with cool steampunk elements.
It is made of top quality materials and has metal accents, which give it a luxurious and premium quality look and feel.
- It comes in a universal size for teenagers and adults
- The mask is made of top quality PU leather and metal
- The width is adjustable with elastic bands
- It is easy to put on and take off thanks to its nifty buckled strap
- It is 12.6 up to 20 inches in length, 8.3 inches high and with a width of 10.2 inches
- It has modern steampunk elements including the brass colored accents on the eye lenses and the dark lenses
- It is light, easy to breathe in and comfortable to wear
- It can be challenging to see through the lenses because they can fog up when you breathe
This red-colored plague doctor mask has a unique vintage and steampunk look, which will make you stand out from everyone else on the next costumed or themed event you go to.
It is made with intricate metal details and is sold at a very reasonable price.
- Made of durable and light PU leather
- It has an adjustable strap
- The size is universal and will fit an average adult
- It is red and has multiple intricate details made from metal
- There are mesh lenses on the eyes for a cool steampunk appearance
- As with most of the other plague doctor masks, this one can be hard to see through if worn for a long time
This is yet another complete plague doctor costume, which you can wear for Halloween, a themed event or party, or for any time when a cool and scary costume is required.
The set includes everything you will need to get the complete look of a doctor during the Black Death in medieval times.
- Available in sizes from small to 3X large
- It is available in all black, or in black and white colors
- The costume is made of PU leather and polyester
- It includes a cape, a robe, a wide-brimmed hat, a hood, gloves, a belt, and a mask
- The costume is reasonably priced for its quality and all of the elements included
- The beak of the mask may need to be filled with tissues or other stuffing to keep it straight and pointed
This light brown steampunk plague doctor mask is the perfect accessory for a gothic or punk party, for a masquerade, Mardi Gras, Halloween or any other costume party or event. It is also a great prop to have displayed in your home.
- It is very well made with beautiful detailing
- The mask is designed and made in a universal size which will fit most teenagers or adults
- It has an adjustable strap on the back
- It is made of high-quality PU leather with added metal accents and accessories
- Only safe and non-toxic materials are used for it
- There are holes for effortless breathing
- The darkened lenses are easy to see through
- It is inexpensive
- It is only available in light brown color
The white mask is made of PU leather, looks great, and is comfortable to wear.
Thanks to the wide dark lenses, it looks very cool and is suitable for both medieval themed and modern themed punk and steampunk events.
- It costs less than $20
- The mask is made of soft and lightweight PU leather
- Thanks to the holes it is breathable
- It has metal elements which bring a modern steampunk look to it
- It is adjustable and designed to fit nearly any adult
- It has large lenses and can fit even on top of prescription glasses
- It may not be as durable as some of the higher-priced masks on this list
This mask has the shape and the look of a plague doctor mask, but it is bronze colored and has some modern metal elements which make it one of the best steampunk masks on this list.
It is definitely different than the others and is perfect for various festivals, steampunk, Mardi Gras, and other costume themed events and parties.
- It is a perfect mixture between a medieval plague doctor mask and a modernistic robot steampunk mask
- Excellent for various parties, rave fests, and other events
- It is suitable for men and women alike, as well as children as it can be adjusted
- It has unique metallic tubes, pipes, and gears in bronze color
- The mask has a hard shell and is 6.4 x 8.5 inches in size
- It doesn’t cover the mouth, so there are no problems with breathability and with fogging
- It is sold with a 100% satisfaction guarantee
- It doesn’t cover the entire face as other plague doctor masks do
This mask is another high-quality costume party prop that will give you a unique look on Halloween or at any party or event, which is costume themed.
The PU leather mask is adjustable, so one size will fit most kids and adults alike.
- It is made of high-quality materials including PU leather and metal accents
- It has adjustable head straps making it a universal size fit for most people and children
- The mask is offered in black, coffee and white color options
- The holes on the beak provide excellent ventilation and easy breathing
- Some people may find it difficult to walk and see everything clearly through the lenses
This is another very impressive mask that will be a real show stopper at any party or event you go to.
It is made of elastic and breathable latex, leather and metal elements, which make it light and comfortable on the skin.
- The mask comes in one size fits all and is adjustable
- It is constructed from eco-friendly materials
- The design is unique and has both medieval and modern elements
- It is made of PU leather, latex and has pretty metal elements
- You can get it in black with bronze, black with silver, and in brown with silver elements
- You may find that the holes on the beak are not too comfortable for easy breathing when you wear the mask for a long time
The hat is beautifully made and will leave a lasting impression on everyone who sees you wearing it.
- It is available in over 9 unique styles with different steampunk elements, lights, chains, and others
- It has hand-painted metal finish on each element
- It is very affordable and yet has an impressive design
- Some of the versions even have added lights for an even more stunning effect
- It is excellent for a steampunk costume but not a typical plague doctor costume, if the authentic look is what you are going for
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