Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date 12th Century
Medium Weft faced plain weave with eccentric and discontinuous wefts (tapestry); one end hemmed with linen in whip stitch
Dimensions 2 3/4 x 5 in. ( 6.99 x 12.70 cm)
Pressure-mounted with 29.393.
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.401
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell