Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date 11th Century
Medium Balanced plain weave (tabby); weft faced plain weave with eccentric and discontinuous wefts (tapestry); one selvage extant, no special warping
Dimensions 5 x 5 3/8 in.
12.7 x 13.8 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.400
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell