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Section from a Kiswah of the Prophet's tomb

18th century

The Khalili Collections

The Khalili Collections

This section belongs to a small group of pieces in which the finely calligraphed thulth inscriptions are woven in silver-wrapped silk thread on a deep raspberry-pink ground.

Details

  • Title: Section from a Kiswah of the Prophet's tomb
  • Date Created: 18th century
  • Location Created: Turkey
  • Type: ARTIFACT
  • Medium: silk lampas, with silver thread

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