Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of a Tiraz Textile with a Benedictory Inscription
Date 10th century
Medium Ink on linen
Dimensions Overall: 7 1/2 × 14 1/8 inches (19.1 × 35.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of George Dwight Pratt
Accession Number 32.25
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed: 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..."]
George Dwight Pratt (New York, New York, USA);
1932-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)