Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date 12th Century
Medium Weft faced plain weave with eccentric and discontinuous wefts and paired warps (tapestry); balanced plain weave (tabby)
Dimensions 2 3/8 x 11 in.
6.0 x 27.9 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.389
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions "Victory from God," repeated
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell