Thread wrapped horse hair tassel.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.
Large: Approx 14" x 3" x 2"
Extra Large: Approx 20" x 5" x 3"
Materials: horse hair, and thread or wire.