Artist Islamic, Egyptian
Title
  • Fragment of a Tiraz Band inscribed "Help from God"
Date between 1000 and 1200
Medium Linen? Silk?
Dimensions Overall: 7 1/8 × 13 1/8 inches (18.1 × 33.3 cm)
Mount: 30 7/8 × 26 3/4 × 1 3/4 inches (78.4 × 67.9 × 4.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dorothea Russell
Accession Number 30.363.2
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, Arabic, in red and black thread: Nasr min Allah [translated: Assitance/Help from God]
Dorothea Russell;
1930-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)