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    Sale 5331

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art and Textiles

    11 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 539

    A TAPESTRY TIRAZ BORDER, FATIMID, 10TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A TAPESTRY TIRAZ BORDER, FATIMID, 10TH CENTURY
    woven with two bands of guilloche borders with red ground medallions with mythical beasts, the lower band with kufic border; the upper band with a simple guilloche


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    The bands have been applied to a linen ground.

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