Pomander

1600-1700 (made)
Pomander thumbnail 1
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Pomander, gold filigree, enclosing a ball of ambergris.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Gold filigree enclosing a ball of ambergris
Brief Description
Pomander, gold filigree enclosing a ball of ambergris, possibly western Europe, 17th century.
Physical Description
Pomander, gold filigree, enclosing a ball of ambergris.
Dimensions
  • Height: 4.1cm
  • Width: 2.9cm
  • Depth: 2.9cm
Credit line
Given by Miss E. Mackworth Dolben
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
849-1892

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record createdMay 27, 2005
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