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Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42343.1
Title
Tiraz textile naming the Abbasid caliph al-Wathiq
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
842-47
Places
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/363039
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk embroidery on linen
Dimensions
41.6 × 44.5 cm (16 3/8 × 17 1/2 in.)
Mounted: 58.7 × 58.7 × 2.9 cm (23 1/8 × 23 1/8 × 1 1/8 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Gift of George D. Pratt 1932.25
Object Number
TL42343.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Social Fabrics: Inscribed Textiles from Medieval Egyptian Tombs, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/22/2022 - 05/08/2022

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