Tiraz textile fragment - ROM2014_13919_5

ROM2014_13919_5

Tiraz textile fragment

Medium:Cotton tabby with silk embroidery
Geography: Made in Iraq; found in Fostat (Old Ciaro), Egypt
Date: 10th Century
Period: Abbasid Dynasty
Dimensions:
6 x 14 cm
Object number: 981.218.183
Credit Line: Division of excavated material granted to the Royal Ontario Museum by the American Research Centre in Egypt, in appreciation of the contribution given to excavations conducted at Fustat, near Cairo, by George Scanlon.
Not on view
DescriptionTextile fragment found in the 1980 excavation season at Fostat (Old Cairo). This tiraz fragment has what appears to be a maker’s mark.
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