Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date between 11th and 12th century
Medium Linen and silk(?) threads
Dimensions Overall: 7 3/4 × 7 1/8 inches (19.7 × 18.1 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.399
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed: [...y] Allah salla Allah 'alayhum... [translated: ...God, may God bless them...]
Dorothea Russell.
1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)