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ID: 300232185
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300232185

 

Record Type: concept
tassel (trimming (decorative material), <materials by function>, ... Materials (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Pendant trimming, decoration, or garment, comprising loose strands. Before the 20th century, usually a wooden mold covered with strands of silk or worsted; now often merely a bunch of threads, cords, or other strands gathered together at the top.
 
Terms:
tassel (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,B)
tassels (C,U,English,AD,U,PN)
kwasten (garneersel) (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
kwast (garneersel) (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
borla (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by function>
............ <materials by function> (G)
Hierarchy of trimming (decorative material)
................ trimming (decorative material) (G)
Hierarchy of tassel
.................... tassel (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Neerhangend garneersel. Voor de 20e eeuw meestal een houten vorm bedekt met strengen zijde of kamgaren. Tegenwoordig vaak slechts een bosje draden, koorden of andere strengen die aan de bovenzijde bijeen worden gehouden. 
Spanish ..... Adorno colgante. Antes del siglo XX, habitualmente un molde de madera cubierto de hilos de seda o estambre; actualmente a menudo sólo un puñado de hilos, cuerdas u otras reunidos en la parte superior. 

Sources and Contributors:
borla............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
..............  Moliner, Diccionario de uso del español (2004) I:400
kwast (garneersel)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
...................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...................................  Polytechnisch woordenboek En-Ne (1991)
kwasten (garneersel)............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
...................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
...................................  Polytechnisch woordenboek En-Ne (1991)
tassel............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AATA database (2002-) 129569 checked 26 January 2012
.................  Clabburn, Needleworker's Dictionary (1976) 264
.................  Cooke, Upholstery in American and Europe (1987) IND
.................  Cummings, Bed Hangings (1961) 57
.................  Hayward and Kirkham, William and John Linnell (1980) 140
.................  Linton, Modern Textile and Apparel Dictionary (1973) 571
.................  Montgomery, Textiles in America (1984)
.................  Nylander, Fabrics for Historic Buildings (1983) 151
.................  Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
.................  Swift, Larousse Encyclopedia of Embroidery Techniques (1984) 205
.................  Thomerson, Complete Upholsterer (1989) IND
.................  Thornton, 17th Century Interior Decoration (1978) 100
.................  Webster's Third New International Dictionary (1961)
.................  Willaims, Upholstery Conservation (1990) 119
.................  Wingate, Fairchild's Dictionary of Textiles, 6th ed. (1979) 607
.................  Winterthur Portfolio (1964-) Vol. 1, 70
tassels............  [VP]
.................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 129569 checked 26 January 2012
............  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-) tassels
............  Polytechnisch woordenboek En-Ne (1991)
............  Thomerson, Complete Upholsterer (1989) IND; key tassel
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Polytechnisch woordenboek En-Ne (1991)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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