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That’s the "Scold’s Bridle," a gruesome mask used as punishment for "rude, clamorous woman," who are considered to be spending too much gossiping or quarreling in the Medieval times.

That’s the "Scold’s Bridle", a gruesome mask used as punishment for "rude, clamorous woman" in Medieval times. The custom developed in Britain in the and spread to some other European countries.

notable Mayflower descendants - includes entire passenger list | Archives.com

It’s been almost 400 years since the good ship Mayflower landed in 1620 with the progenitors of a new nation. Here is a sampling of Mayflower offspring who made good (and a few who might have strayed a bit from their Puritan roots).