Artist Islamic, Yemeni
  • Ikat textile with a tiraz band (inscription illegible)
  • Fragment of Ikat Tiraz Textile
Date 10th century
Medium linen threads, ink, and gold paint
Dimensions Overall: 11 × 9 inches (27.9 × 22.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William C. Yawkey Fund
Accession Number 48.269
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, horizontally across warps, in gold, outlined in black, incomplete: [illegible]
(Y. Pullen);
1948-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)