The night, gallops on its shadowy mare
Shedding blue tassels over the land.
To be honest, I am not really a tassel person. (I don't generally have the urge to buy stuff with tassels on them.) But my daughter Elena is graduating from high school tomorrow and I have been making tassels out of tissue paper for a banner, so I am in a tassel-y mood.
A Handbook of Ornament (1898)
Gdańsk. Dom Uphagena
photo by Piotrus
Pongauer Festtagshut mit Goldstickerei (ausgestellt in Annakapelle St Johann im Pongau)
photo by Niki.L
India, Kashmir, for the Western market, circa 1855
Mace "Assumption of Our Lady," Moscow