Loan object for Social Fabrics exhibition Photo © The Textile Museum, Washington, DC
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42348.1
Title
Tiraz Textile Naming the Abbasid Caliph al-Muqtadir
Classification
Text
Work Type
manuscript page
Date
921-22
Places
Creation Place: Africa, Egypt
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/363068
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk embroidery on linen
Dimensions
21.2 × 50 cm (8 3/8 × 19 11/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
The George Washington University Museum and TheTextile Museum. Acquired by George Hewitt Myers in 1936.
Object Number
TL42348.1
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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