By continuous long-term wear it certainly have caused genitourinary infection, abrasive wounds, sepsis and eventual death. The design of the chastity belt was said to have varied by region, though they all had the same basic design.
The belts were supposedly often made of metal, though some had leather straps to attach around the waist or like a pair of metal underwear, with small holes for waste excretion. The item "Antique Very Rare Curious Iron Chastity Belt 18 th Century Nice Age Patina" is in sale since Friday, May 22, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Antiquities\Other Antiquities". The seller is "curious_antiques" and is located in Lonsee. This item can be shipped worldwide.