Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date 908/932
Medium Balanced plain weave (tabby); embroidered inscription; hem stitching of right hand side
Dimensions 14 1/4 x 5 3/8 in.
36.2 x 13.7 cm
Credit Line Gift of H. Kevorkian
Accession Number 30.419
Department Islamic Art
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Inscriptions "In the name of Allah, the Merciful, the Compassionate... from Allah to the Servant of Allah Ja'far, the Imam al-Muqtadir billah, may Allah glorify him. What has ordered (the Wazir?), year 310 (A.H.)."