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Medium:
Medium: silk, metal, wood
Dimensions:
H x W: 14.8 × 3 cm (5 13/16 × 1 3/16 in.)
Type:
trimmings
Tassel
Made in:
Europe
Date:
17th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Skirt of red and gold twisted threads with head of braided gold threads. Shaped baluster is covered with laid gold threads interlaced with spiraling red stripes. Long metal cord attaches to top collar of looped gold metal threads.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt
Accession Number:
1909-12-4-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e8eff136-b7ce-498b-9e17-0fc7921bf4ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1909-12-4-b