Composite image of known Marwan Tiraz fragments aligned in pattern.
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Inscribed Fragments of the So-Called Marwan Tiraz

Date: 8th century
Geography: Made in Eastern Mediterranean or Central Asia
Medium: Weft-faced compound twill weave (samit) in polychrome silk; inscription embroidered in yellow silk in Ifriqiya (modern Tunisia)
Dimensions: Both pieces: 3 1/2 x 4 in. (8.9 x 10.2 cm)
Classification: Textiles
Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum, New York, Gift of Pratt Institute (41.1265)

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