Photo © Dumbarton Oaks, Byzantine Collection, Washington, DC
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42344.4
Title
Tiraz Textile Naming the Fatimid Caliph Al-Mu`izz
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
969-75
Places
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/363049
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk tapestry on linen foundation
Dimensions
46.8 × 89 cm (18 7/16 × 35 1/16 in.)
Frame: 63 × 145 cm (24 13/16 × 57 1/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Byzantine Collection, Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, DC
Object Number
TL42344.4
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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