Handmade goldplated pomegranate painted by hand with red enamel and decorated with colorful ribbons! The pomegranate symbolised fertility in Ancient Greece and Rome. It had a strong association to Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love, as well as Hera, the Greek goddess of marriage and childbirth! In the modern Greek tradition the pomegranate now being a symbol primarily of prosperity and good fortune. Habitually, a single fruit is hung up above the door of the house on Christmas Day! Perfect gift for your friends!