Tiraz textile fragment - ROM2018_16290_2


Tiraz textile fragment

Medium:Linen tabby with tapestry-woven silk decoration
Geography: Egypt
Date: 11th century
Period: Fatimid Dynasty
34.5 x 38.5 cm; Mount Dimensions:L=42 cm W=46 cm
Object number: 978.76.87
Credit Line: Abemayor Collection given in memory of Dr. Veronika Gervers, Associate Curator, Textile Department (1968-1979) by Albert and Federico Friedberg. Certified by the Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board under the terms of the Cultural Property Export and Import Act. Attestée par la Commission canadienne d'examen des exportations de biens culturels en vertu de la Loi sur l'exportation et l'importation de biens culturels.
Not on view
DescriptionThis tiraz textile fragment has a selvage on the right side and two triple bands of motifs. At the bottom are warp fringes, and above,a plain silk band.
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