Textile Fragment with Facing Pairs of Birds Flanking a Tree of Life

Object Name: Fragment
Date: 11th–12th century
Geography: Iran, probably Rayy
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Silk; samite
Dimensions: Textile: H. 18 in. (45.7 cm) W. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm) Mount: H. 25 in. (63.5 cm) W. 17 7/8 in. (45.4 cm) D. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Woven
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1944
Accession Number: 44.155

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