Small vintage Turkoman beaded silk tassel.
Total Length: 8.5 Inches
Attachment: Loop at the top
Materials: Silk or Silk Blend
Colors: Deep Pink, Purple, Yellow, Black
Beading at the ends of the fringes and beads and metallic thread wrapping around the strands, fancy knotwork.
This is a SINGLE tassel
Total length of tassel is 8.5 inches. Beading at the ends of most of the fringes and white beads and thread wrapping around the larger tassel strands. Loop at the top for attaching. Colors are deep pink, purple, yellow and green. The green is a bit faded. This small tassel is perfect for your hair garden - lightweight. Turkoman tassels also look stunning when used as a home decor accent. Natural dyes. Avoid moisture to preserve color and prevent color bleed.
Turkoman peoples use tassels in their homes, on their clothing/accessories and on their animals. Traditionally they are used to distract the evil eye and keep evil spirits from focusing on the human or animals that are wearing them. Turkoman tassels add a lot of color to your hair garden, costume or other belly dance accessories. Plus they help to keep those evil spirits at bay!