Wool Tassel


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Dark brown wool tassel. Knotted at one end.
Woollen tassels were thought to have been used to edge the canvas curtain at the entrance to the powder magazine. Their purpose was to assist in the prevention of fire.
Catalogue Number
INV.89
Collection
Invincible
Measurements
Length: 65mm
Width: 190mm
Depth: 3mm (1/8")
Production Date
Pre 1758
Production Period
Eighteenth Century

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