Compound Woven Silk Piece, ca. 1800

  • Islamic, Moroccan

Silk

  • Framed: Overall: 10 3/4 × 6 5/8 inches (27.3 × 16.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Octavia W. Bates Fund

1984.9

Department

Islamic Art

  • Stripes
  • Geometric patterns
  • Silk (textile)
  • Kufic
  • Textile
  • Morocco

Provenance

(Galerie Ruf, Rastatt, Germany); 1984-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Islamic, Moroccan, Compound Woven Silk Piece, ca. 1800, silk. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Octavia W. Bates Fund, 1984.9.