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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 fringe hangs. Metallic and yellow silk yarns. Good condition.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Europe

Accession Number

49.305

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles