Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date 12th Century
Medium First panel balanced plain weave (tabby); ends rolled and hemmed; second panel weft faced plain weave with eccentric and discontinuous wefts (tapestry); ends rolled and hemmed
Dimensions 8 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.
21.6 x 12.1 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.457
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Illegible
Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell