A photograph of Richard III's jaw and face show penetrating injuries to the maxilla, or upper jaw. (Appleby, et al. Perimortem trauma in King Richard III: a skeletal analysis. The Lancet. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60804-7)
Richard III's last moments were likely quick but terrifying, according to a new study of the death wounds of the last king of England to die in battle.