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Islamic Textile

Religious Art, Islam, Textile

Works of Art (10)

Cover for a ceremonial gift (rumal), ca. 1640–50, India, Deccan, Golconda, Cotton, stenciled, painted, and dyed (28.159.1)
Fragmentary cenotaph cover with Qur'anic calligraphy, 17th–18th century, Turkey, Silk; lampas; (32.100.460)
Hanging, Qajar period (1779–1925), 19th century, Iran, Rasht, wool, plain weave, joined, embroidered (10.33.1)
Hat crown, 19th–early 20th century, Sulawesi, Indonesia, Basketry weaving; fiber and gold (2006.187)
Prayer carpet, late 16th century; Ottoman, Attributed to Bursa or Istanbul, Turkey, Pile weave, wool and cotton pile on silk foundation (22.100.51)
Prayer rug, late 16th–early 17th century; Ottoman, Egypt, probably Cairo, Wool (17.120.137)
Talismanic shirt, 15th or early 16th century, India (north India or the Deccan), Ink, gold, and colors on stiffened cotton (1998.199)
Textile fragment, late 10th century; Abbasid, Probably Iraq, Cotton, plain weave with painted inscription (31.106.32)
Tiraz fragment from an ikat shawl, late 9th–early 10th century, Yemen, Cotton, ink, gold; plain weave, resist-dyed (ikat), painted (29.179.10)
Tiraz textile fragment, ca. 991–1031, Iraq, Linen; plain weave, embroidered in silk (31.106.56a)