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Dutch (?) Pomander, Small, with Six Sections Date: first half 17th century Medium: Silver, parcel-gilt Dimensions: H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) Accession Number: 1974.356.668a–j

Nicolas Estrada. Brooch: Clear Sky, 2015. Amber, vegetable ivory, wood, silver, iron, electronic components. 8.5 x 7.0 x 3.5 cm. Photo by:…

17th century Italian Pomander, Silver, Dimensions: L. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Diam. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm) Accession Number: 20.67 Inscription: (On covers on four boxes, respectively): Neroli (orange flower oil); Cocco (cochineal or cocoa-nut); Macis (mace); Carvi (caraway)

Gold earrings with inscribed sardonyx intaglios. One square stone inscribed (in Greek) TE KALE ("To the beautiful one") and one teardrop-shaped pendant inscribed with a wreath - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - 4th century A.D. - Dimensions: 3.2 x 1 x 0.7 cm (1 1/4 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Gold and pearl toothpick pendant in the form of a mermaid. A large irregularly shaped 'baroque' pearl forms the torso of the mermaid and has...