Tiraz fragment

Egyptian (Arabic)
10th–11th century


Accession Number

32.33

Medium or Technique

Silk and linen; tapestry

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

One piece.

Provenance

Purchased in Cairo, Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith (b. 1863 - d. 1950) for the MFA for $500 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: January 21, 1932)

NOTES: [1] MFA accession numbers 32.28 - 32.33 were acquired for this amount.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund