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Ivory Shoulder

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Demēter ate the shoulder of Pelops, served up by Tantălos; so when the gods restored the body to life, Demēter supplied the lacking shoulder with one of ivory.

Not Pelopsʹ shoulder whiter than her hands.”


W. Browne: Britannia’s Pastorals, ii. 3.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Ithuriel’s Spear
Itinerary (An)
Its
Ivan
Ivanhoe
Ivanovitch
Ivories
Ivory Gate of Dreams (The)
Ivory Palaces
Ivory Shoulder
Ivy (Old English, ifig)
Ivy (in Christian art)
Ivy Bush
Ivy Lane (London)
Ixion
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