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Pomander

Oval box, finely chased and engraved over entire surface. Lines rediate from a point on cover and bottom so as to give revolving light effect. Around sides design in bordered panels. A second cover of pierced acanthus leaves inside.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice N. Lincoln

1798–1809

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

18.335

Medium or Technique

Metal; gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Gold