Artist Islamic, Egyptian
  • Fragment of a Tiraz Textile with a Benedictory Inscription
Date 11th/12th Century
Medium Linen and silk threads
Dimensions 6 1/8 x 7 1/4 in.
15.4 x 18.3 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.418
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Benedictory words separated by the letter "wow". Some may be "bi'llah". Difficult to read.

Formerly in the collection of:
Dorothea Russell