A Fatimid woven tiraz Fragment Egypt, 11th/12th Century
Lot 79
A Fatimid woven tiraz Fragment Egypt, 11th/12th Century
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
withdrawn
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Lot Details
A Fatimid woven tiraz Fragment
Egypt, 11th/12th Century
woven in red, mustard yellow and green on a natural ground, with a central band of diamond-shaped lozenges containing palmettes with smaller motifs between, above and below a band of kufic inscription, mounted on card
19 x 28.5 cm. max.

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Maurice Nahman, d. 1948.

    The inscription consists of a repetition of one word.

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  • This lot has been withdrawn.
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