Sep 2, 2022

Fragment with Inscription

Fragment with Inscription

dated 818 (AH 203), but before 1978

Silk: compound weave

Overall: 66.5 x 45 cm (26 3/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1982.17

Location

Description

An archer kneels to left of a tree and the hill to shoot at pair of deer. The polychrome design is repeated across horizontal rows on dark brown ground.

See also
Collection: 
T - Islamic
Department: 
Textiles
Type of artwork: 
Textile

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