A chastity belt is a device locked around the wearer's genitals to prevent sexual
intercourse. Chastity belts for women were introduced into Europe from Italy, and
Aug 17, 2015 ... What was the chastity belt? You can picture it; you've seen it in many movies and
heard references to it across countless cultural forms. There's ...
Jul 13, 2016 ... Based on historical evidence, experts believe the concept of a chastity belt arose
as a joke but the myth has persisted. Historians do not believe ...
May 8, 2014 ... Such an arrangement as a "chastity belt", has existed for many centuries, and it
was coined, of course, overly jealous men. I suggest you learn a ...
Oct 2, 2015 ... Why would any serious medievalist turn his/her attention to this most spurious
object, the medieval chastity belt, and examine its alleged reality ...
May 17, 2012 ... According to popular mythology, chastity belts with locks in the front were used in
the 1100s as a result of the Crusades. Crusaders were said to ...
May 1, 2014 ... But the fact is that, besides the more obvious of those that aren't accurate, most
scholars believe that the chastity belt didn't actually exist during ...
Nov 4, 2013 ... Hey, ladies. Quick market research poll: What's stopping you from strapping on
that old chastity belt? Do its iron breeches chafe your thighs?
In popular opinion, the use of chastity belts dates back to the time of the
Crusades and its aim was to enforce and ensure womanly fidelity. The concept is
Chastity belt definition, a beltlike device, worn by women especially in the Middle
Ages, designed to prevent sexual intercourse. See more.