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1951

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Tassel (Peru)

This is a Tassel. It is dated 1000–1200 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is cotton, wool and its technique is twisted fringe, embroidered cord. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Agnes M. O'Donnell. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Agnes M. O'Donnell.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Tassel (Peru); cotton, wool; H x W: 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Agnes M. O'Donnell; 1951-132-5

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