Small Horsehair Tassel

Small Horsehair Tassel

Regular price $40.00

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. Each one is unique.

Approximately 7 inches x 1 inch x 1 inch

Materials: horse hair, and thread. Handmade in New York.