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Burning or cauterizing with hot irons. A healer demonstrates this ancient Arab panacea for ills ranging from broken limbs to mental disorders, using instruments from al-'Ain museum. The red hot metal is applied to key points such as the back or behind the ears in a practice similar to acupuncture. Country of Origin: United Arab Emirates. Culture: Islamic. Date/ Period: 1996. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive. Location: 11.