Composite image of known Marwan Tiraz fragments aligned in pattern.
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Fragment 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: 5 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. (14 x 13.3 cm)
Classification: Textiles
Credit Line: The Whitworth Art Gallery, The University of Manchester (T.8496)

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