decorative capsule for aromatic herbs or a piece of fabric
impregnated with aromatic essences was a part of an equipment of
a noble lady. Pomanders can have different shapes and trimmings.
Pomanders were worn hanging on a chain fastened on the belt.
The filigree pomander of golden-plated brass has a lenticular shape.
There is a peacock decorated with blue lapis, green chrysoprasus
beads, white pearls and silver wire. It consists of two
identical parts join with a joint.