Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of a Tiraz Band (pseudo-inscription)
Date 1000/1200
Medium Balanced plain weave (tabby) one panel; weft faced plain weave with eccentric and discontinuous wefts (tapestry) one panel; ends of two panels roll-hemmed together with yellow silk
Dimensions 5 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.
14.1 x 17.5 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.405
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Illegible
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell