Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date 12th Century
Medium Two panels of weft faced plain weave with eccentric and discontinuous wefts (tapestry); two panels of balanced plain weave (tabby); godet in balanced plain weave (tabby); rolled and reversible seaming; godet cut on bias and whip stitched to adjacent panel
Dimensions 8 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.
21.0 x 21.6 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.406
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Illegible
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell