Knitted Hosiery with Simplified Inscriptions, 11th or 12th century

  • Islamic, Egyptian

Cotton threads

  • Framed: Overall: 1 9/16 × 8 7/16 inches (4 × 21.5 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

29.416.B

Department

Islamic Art

  • Geometric patterns
  • Fatimid
  • Cotton (fiber)
  • Textile
  • Fragment
  • Threads
  • Egypt

Provenance

Dorothea Russell. (Dr. Phyllis Ackerman); 1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Islamic, Egyptian, Knitted Hosiery with Simplified Inscriptions, 11th or 12th century, cotton threads. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 29.416.B.