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Tassel (Italy), 17th century

This is a Tassel. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1916. Its medium is silk, metallic thread, linen (?). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Vitall Benguiat.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 11.7 × 3.8 cm (4 5/8 × 1 1/2 in.)

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Tassel (Italy), 17th century; silk, metallic thread, linen (?); H x W: 11.7 × 3.8 cm (4 5/8 × 1 1/2 in.); 1916-4-2

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