University of Atlantia

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Tiraz textiles in history and the SCA

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Instructor:
Maymunah bint Da'ud al Siqilliyah


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
CA16 February 4, 2010
Crs #:
414
Date:
Thu Feb 04
Time:
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
Room:
808
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Track:
Craft
Description
The history of Tiraz (Islamic royal workshop textiles); uses, meaning, materials and manufacture, extant examples, trade, influences on European textile development. Followed by a discussion on utilizing this knowledge to spiff your Islamic garb and heraldic display.