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braided sash
  • United States
  • braided sash, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wool yarn, braiding, dyeing
  • Object Length: 202 cm
    Object Length: 79 1/2 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0466

This round sash is braided with red and green yarn. There are knobs at either end in pale pink, purple, and red with a short tufted edge and long braided fringes in light pink and purple or red and green. Each braided fringe ends with a red and green tassel.