Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of a Tiraz Textile with a Benedictory Inscription
Date 10th Century
Medium Ink on linen
Dimensions 7 1/2 x 14 1/8 in.
19.1 x 35.9 cm
Credit Line Gift of George Dwight Pratt
Accession Number 32.25
Department Islamic Art
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Inscriptions Bism'illah al-rah[man al-rahim] nasr min Allah wa-'izza wa-baraka min Allah wa-'izza wa-nasr...

"In the name of God, the Compassionate, [the Merciful], assistance from God, and glory and blessing from God and glory and assistance..."