What Is a Chastity Belt?
While chastity belts have fallen out of favor in modern times, they served several purposes in the past. It's a myth, however, that they were invented during the time of the Crusades, according to the Houghton Library at Harvard University. The earliest...
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
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 ...
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 ...
The Secret Histories of Chastity Belts Myth and Reality (23rd July - 24th October
2010). Concept of exhibition: Benedek Varga Curator: Benedek Varga
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 ...
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?
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Chastity belt definition, a beltlike device, worn by women especially in the Middle
Ages, designed to prevent sexual intercourse. See more.