Pomander Bead from a Rosary or Devotional Pendant

Date: 19th century (late 15th or early 16th century style)
Geography: Made in France
Culture: French
Medium: Silver gilt, textile and silver thread tassel
Dimensions: Overall (closed): 4 13/16 x 1 5/8 in. (12.2 x 4.1 cm) Overall (with tassel): 8 1/2 x 1 5/8 in. (21.6 x 4.1 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.325

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