Artist possibly Islamic, Spanish
Artist possibly Islamic, North African
Title
  • Shawl
Date 1500s
Medium Silk brocade
Dimensions Overall (not including fringe): 60 1/2 × 26 1/2 inches (153.7 × 67.3 cm)
Mount: 74 1/2 × 33 × 3 inches (189.2 × 83.8 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 47.57
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
(Adolf Loewi);
1947-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Weidel, Adele C. 2000 Years of Textiles. New York, 1952, no. 86, p. 104 (ill.).