Overall: 35.5 x 61 cm (14 x 24 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk
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Ground: coarse brownish natural linen, torn at top with small dark brown stains. Design: tapestry band. Bold formal Kufic inscription (.045 high) outlined with blue silk: ornamented with crude yellow silk palmettes and stems; on brownish red silk ground. At top and bottom is a plain yellow silk band (.015 wide). Many slits and holes. Inscription: undeciphered.
Gift of N. M. Heeramaneck