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Tiraz Tapestry Fragments

This is a Tiraz tapestry fragments. It is dated 10th–12th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is tapestry weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Clara Waldeck.

Its dimensions are

A/ H x W: 4.5 × 16 cm (1 3/4 × 6 5/16 in.) B/ H x W: 4.5 × 16 cm (1 3/4 × 6 5/16 in.)

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Tiraz Tapestry Fragments; linen, silk; A/ H x W: 4.5 × 16 cm (1 3/4 × 6 5/16 in.) B/ H x W: 4.5 × 16 cm (1 3/4 × 6 5/16 in.); 1972-81-30-a,b

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