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Name of Object:

Tiraz

Location:

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Holding Museum:

Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah

About Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah, Kuwait City

Date of Object:

Hegira 4th century / AD 10th century

Museum Inventory Number:

LNS 61 T

Provenance:

Egypt

Description:

Fragmentary linen tiraz textile with an elegant and highly stylized incription executed with pen and ink, rendering part of a repetition of wishes to the owner "Blessing from God, and may his greatness be exalted, and victory from God and may his greatness..."

Citation of this web page:

 "Tiraz" in Explore Islamic Art Collections. Museum With No Frontiers, 2017. http://www.discoverislamicart.org/database_item.php?id=object;EPM;kw;Mus21;15;en

MWNF Working Number: KW 15

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