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Tiraz Fragment

Object Name:
Fragment
Date:
10th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Linen, silk; plain weave, tapestry weave
Dimensions:
Textile: L. 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm)
W. 23 in. (58.4 cm)
Mount: L. 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm)
W. 28 1/4 in. (71.8 cm)
D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of George D. Pratt, 1931
Accession Number:
31.106.33
Not on view
George D. Pratt, New York (until 1931; gifted to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Tiraz: Inscribed Textiles from Islamic Workshops," December 15, 1992–March 14, 1993, no. 12.

Walker, Daniel S., and Aimee Froom. "Exhibition Notebook." In Tiraz: Inscribed Textiles from Islamic Workshops. New York, NY: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1992. no. 12, pp. 22-23.

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