Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of Tiraz Textile
Date between 946 and 974
Medium Linen and silk threads
Dimensions Overall: 15 3/4 × 31 1/8 inches (40 × 79.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of George Dwight Pratt
Accession Number 32.31
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed: ["...(al-Mu)ti', Commander of the Faithful. What was made under the direction of Fa'iz, year 352 [963-964 AD]."]
George D. Pratt (New York, New York, USA);
1934-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)