Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date 11th/12th Century
Medium Balanced plain weave with discontinuous silk weft (tabby); weft faced plain weave with supplementary silk weft, also weft faced plain weave (tapestry); one selvage extant
Dimensions 7 x 7 7/8 in.
17.8 x 20.0 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.403.1
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell