Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Winchester Goose

Winchester Goose - the swelling in the groin caused by a venereal disease - Oxford Shakespeare Glossary, CT Onions.

The term Winchester Geese was used for the prostitutes around the palace of the Bishop of Winchester in London.

The painting is Man with Goose by Lowel Herrero, you can browse and buy the artist's work from his website.

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