Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Plaid Tiraz Textile
Date 12th Century
Medium Balanced plain weave (tabby); weft faced plain weave with discontinuous and eccentric wefts (tapestry)
Dimensions 7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.
19.0 x 14.6 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.391
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Nasr min allah (Victory from God)
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell