Large Horse Hair Tassel - Copper
Large Thread Wrapped Horse Hair Tassels, a Growing Days Signature Item.
- Approx 14" x 3" x 2"
In the Middle East, tassels were worn as talismans, especially on headwear. In Egypt, Mesopotamia, and throughout the Arab world tassels were worn by children on hoods or caps to protect them from malevolent spirits and ward off demons.
Materials: horse hair, and thread or wire.