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Tassel

Tassel. A short loop on top of a roughly tear-drop shaped piece above a cylindrical section sheathed in metal with a fish net covering, from which the long fringe hangs. Gold-colored metallic yarns. Soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, 16th–18th century

Object Place

Europe

Accession Number

49.304

Medium or Technique

Yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles