Artist Islamic, Egyptian
Title
  • Fragment of Tiraz Band (pseudo-inscription)
Date 11th/12th Century
Medium Linen and silk threads
Dimensions 4 1/4 x 9 7/8 in. (10.9 x 25.2 cm)
Framed: 19 x 26 x 1 5/8 in. ( 48.26 x 66.04 x 4.14 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.372
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions "m-n", probably derived from the benedictory phrase "al-yumn" (prosperity).
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell