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 Golden Stream.Golden Tooth. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Golden Thigh.
 
Pythagoras is said to have had a golden thigh, which he showed to Abris, the Hyperborean priest, and exhibited in the Olympic games. Pelops, we are told, had an ivory shoulder. Nuad had a silver hand (see SILVER HAND), but this was artificial.   1
 


 Golden Stream.Golden Tooth. 

 
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