probably 10th century A.D.
Overall: 19.8 x 29.1 cm (7 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and gold-metallic thread; tapestry
Not On View
Tiraz fragment woven in tapestry. Fine blue silk, paired warps, 18/cm.; olive green, white and salmon silk and gold-metallic (golded skin wound on white silk) wefts; design of large kufic script woven in gold thread and bordered with white and pink, olive green background.
H. E. Bolles Fund